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707 Operations - Ballarat September 2009

R707 lead a 7 car train push-pull with T413 from Melbourne to Ballarat and back, via North Geelong

Smoking it up approaching North Shore

13 September 2009 10:13 AM
Viewed 995 times, 4 times this year)

Covering the level crossing with smoke

13 September 2009 10:13 AM
Viewed 1041 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 7 times this year)

The air starts to clear

13 September 2009 10:13 AM
Viewed 1028 times, 3 times this year)

Smoking it up near Anakie Road

13 September 2009 10:32 AM
Viewed 1013 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this year)

Slowing down for the worksite

13 September 2009 10:33 AM
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A blast of steam while passing the workers

13 September 2009 10:33 AM
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Another blast from the exhaust

13 September 2009 10:34 AM
Viewed 893 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 5 times this year)

Slowing down for the new and unballasted track

13 September 2009 10:34 AM
Viewed 1042 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this year)

The kettle on a light simmer along the unballasted track

13 September 2009 10:35 AM
Viewed 1317 times
(18 times this week, 10 times this month, 23 times this year)

Workers go to check up on the unballasted track after T413 passes

13 September 2009 10:36 AM
Viewed 1317 times
(14 times this week, 6 times this month, 18 times this year)

Powering into Gheringhap Loop for the assembled masses

13 September 2009 10:46 AM
Viewed 1136 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this year)

I assume the driver is typing "401" into their portable radio to operate the points

13 September 2009 10:47 AM
Viewed 1120 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 5 times this year)

Slowing down for the loop at Gheringhap

13 September 2009 10:47 AM
Viewed 998 times
(4 times this week, 8 times this year)

R707 peeks out from behind the station at Bannockburn

13 September 2009 11:04 AM
Viewed 997 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this year)

On a field of green

13 September 2009 11:04 AM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this year)

Leaving the town behind

13 September 2009 11:04 AM
Viewed 1032 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this year)

Headed across the plains

13 September 2009 11:04 AM
Viewed 967 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this year)

Passing the abandoned station building at Lethbridge

13 September 2009 11:14 AM
Viewed 1010 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 3 times this year)

Gunzels in the background head back to their cars

13 September 2009 11:14 AM
Viewed 1089 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this year)

Around the bend at Lethbridge

13 September 2009 11:14 AM
Viewed 960 times, 4 times this year)

Running through Medina

13 September 2009 11:23 AM
Viewed 987 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this year)

T413 hidden by smoke

13 September 2009 11:23 AM
Viewed 898 times, 7 times this year)

Passing the home signal at Meredith

13 September 2009 11:31 AM
Viewed 1151 times, 3 times this year)

Powering away for the photo line

13 September 2009 11:32 AM
Viewed 967 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 5 times this year)
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