Im doing research on the Clipper that fell of the cliff nearing Jenolan Caves in 1962.
I have news footage from the national film and sound archives.
My questions are:
Does anybody remember this?
What was the exact location of accident?
Was the coach left in the valley?
Has anybody ever seen the remains?
I think it moved over for a car, then the ground collapsed. It somersaulted 8 times, ending atop a 150 metre drop. Ozbus, if you're interested, a video named "Great Australian disasters of the 20th Century" has this.PanAm812 wrote:Apparently the
driver said he had moved over to let a car
pass by and got into the gravel.
Red and Cream wrote:Here is a photo of m/o 5005 at Lane Cove shortly after J.D.Barnes brought it to Sydney to operate on his services.
PanAm812 wrote:Now I'm interested again in the Blue and
Silver Scenic Clipper the door of which
had been placed standing upright against
a tree after the accident in 1962. Does
anyone know if the door is still standing
at this spot on the mountain?
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