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THE EXPRESS TRAINS.

The "Otago Daily Times' ' says that the revised express train eervice between Dunedin and Ohristohurch will come into operation on Monday, 13th inst. The JNorth train will leave Dunedin at 11 a.m. stop at Seaoliff, Waikouaiti, Faluiuraton, and Hampden, and arrive at Oamaru at 2.40 p.m., where there will be a detention of 20 minutes for luncheon. Stoppages will also be made at Waitaki iNorth, Studholme Junction, St Andrew's, anu Timaru, which will be reached at 4.58 p.m. A start will again be made at 5 5 pro., and, with stoppages at Temuka and Orari, Ashburton will be reached at 6. 50. Five minutes' stay for reftuanmentß is here granted, and, with a stoppage at Rakaia, the train is timed to reach Christchurch at 8.50 p.m. Ihe down service provides for the train leaving Christchoroh at 11 am, tnd reaohing Dunedin at 855 p.m., a stoppage at Port Chalmers being addtd. 'J here will, m addition to the " express " service, be a clow train to Oamaru, leaving town at 7.45 a.m., calling at all stations, and reaching Oamaru at 1.15 p.m, The return slow train leaves Oamaru at 2 oelook, and arrives m Dunedin at 8.10 p.m.

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THE EXPRESS TRAINS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2126, 4 May 1889

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THE EXPRESS TRAINS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2126, 4 May 1889

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