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Steamrail - Y112 Ballarat shuttles - August 2010

On August 21 and 22 2010 Steamrail run steam shuttles out of Ballarat, using K153 and Y112 push-pull on a rake of timber bodied BW carriages.

Heading out of Ballarat, passing under the Western Freeway overpass

August 22, 2010 10:20 AM
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(3 times this month)

Headlight to the left, some 'vegetation' blown onto the tracks

August 22, 2010 10:37 AM
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(2 times this month)

K153 about to gain a new ornament on the front pilot

August 22, 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 697 times
(3 times this month)

I'm pretty sure 'dipshit' is not a strong enough word

August 22, 2010 10:37 AM
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(2 times this month)

K153 heads back towards Ballarat, luckily with a foamer-free pilot

August 22, 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 547 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month)

Y112 trailing at Pistol Club Road

August 22, 2010 10:38 AM
Viewed 498 times
(2 times this month)

Y112 on the 11am shuttle, tackling the grade at Frasers Road

August 22, 2010 11:12 AM
Viewed 518 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month)

Approaching the waiting crowds at Millers Road on the way back to town

August 22, 2010 11:34 AM
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(2 times this month)

Magpie trying to swoop me, as I try to get a photo of the passing train!

August 22, 2010 11:35 AM
Viewed 540 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month)

Y112 at the down end of the train at Ballarat Station

August 22, 2010 11:51 AM
Viewed 541 times
(2 times this month)

3VL35 arriving into platform 1 at Ballarat

August 22, 2010 11:53 AM
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(2 times this month)

Steamrail volunteers selling tickets on platform 2

August 22, 2010 11:54 AM
Viewed 550 times
(2 times this month)

Y112 departs Ballarat, hiding the clocktower

August 22, 2010 12:01 PM
Viewed 544 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month)

On the move, passing under the Armstrong Street bridge

August 22, 2010 12:01 PM
Viewed 575 times
(3 times this month)

Approaching the flour mill at Doveton Street

August 22, 2010 12:01 PM
Viewed 482 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month)

Carriages rather full on the 12pm shuttle

August 22, 2010 12:01 PM
Viewed 458 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month)

Catching a sunbeam at Sulky on the return trip

August 22, 2010 12:29 PM
Viewed 591 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month)

Y112 powers up towards Frasers Road on the 1:30pm shuttle

August 22, 2010 13:42 PM
Viewed 565 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month)

Running through the cutting at Frasers Road

August 22, 2010 13:42 PM
Viewed 471 times
(1 time this month)

The 2:30pm shuttle passing ditches on the approach to Rosehill Road

August 22, 2010 14:40 PM
Viewed 574 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month)

Y112 trundling along

August 22, 2010 14:40 PM
Viewed 565 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month)

Changing over the end of train marker at KM post 167

August 22, 2010 14:49 PM
Viewed 542 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month)

K153 leads the train back to Ballarat

August 22, 2010 14:55 PM
Viewed 614 times
(2 times this month)

Passing the waiting crowds as the sun ducks back out

August 22, 2010 14:56 PM
Viewed 495 times
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