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707 Operations - Meander to Mernda

On 20 January 2019 707 Operations ran their 'Meander to Mernda' tour from Newport to Mernda, Macleod and Showgrounds, travelling via Laverton, Newport and Brooklyn due to an occupation on the normal route via the suburban tracks through Footscray. T413, Y127, H3 and H5 led the push-pull train, along with carriages PCP 294, BK 708, Wando, and BK 700.

Climbing up grade towards Jolimont

Sunday 20 January 2019 09:37 AM
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(1 time this month, 25 times this year)

The locomotives on our train drown out the passengers on the opposite platform

Sunday 20 January 2019 09:40 AM
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(2 times this month, 32 times this year)

Winding through the curves at Collingwood

Sunday 20 January 2019 09:40 AM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 34 times this year)

Headed into Clifton Hill bound for Mernda

Sunday 20 January 2019 09:43 AM
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H5 and H3 lead the down train through the Rushall Curve

Sunday 20 January 2019 09:46 AM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 30 times this year)

H5 and H3 lead the down train through the Rushall Curve

Sunday 20 January 2019 09:47 AM
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(9 times this month, 47 times this year)

Passing through Middle Gorge station

Sunday 20 January 2019 10:11 AM
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(5 times this month, 41 times this year)

Headed down into the tunnel beneath Plenty Road

Sunday 20 January 2019 10:12 AM
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(1 time this month, 30 times this year)

Passing through the U channel at Hawkstowe station

Sunday 20 January 2019 10:14 AM
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(2 times this month, 25 times this year)

About to pass over the U channel bridge over Simon Creek at Mernda

Sunday 20 January 2019 10:14 AM
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(3 times this month, 29 times this year)

Crossing the U channel bridge over Simon Creek at Mernda

Sunday 20 January 2019 10:15 AM
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(2 times this month, 35 times this year)

Our train waits at Mernda

Sunday 20 January 2019 10:23 AM
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(4 times this month, 26 times this year)

Station stop at Mernda for H3 and H5

Sunday 20 January 2019 10:24 AM
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(8 times this month, 48 times this year)

T413 and Y127 at the city end of the train at Mernda

Sunday 20 January 2019 10:49 AM
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(4 times this month, 23 times this year)

H5 and H3 at the down end of the train at Mernda

Sunday 20 January 2019 11:01 AM
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(4 times this month, 30 times this year)

H5 and H3 at the down end of the train at Mernda

Sunday 20 January 2019 11:04 AM
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(3 times this month, 29 times this year)

Big crowd of locals out to see our train depart Mernda station

Sunday 20 January 2019 11:13 AM
Viewed 343 times
(4 times this month, 39 times this year)

Around the curve towards Middle Gorge

Sunday 20 January 2019 11:20 AM
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(3 times this month, 35 times this year)

About to pass under the future Findon Road corridor at South Morang

The bridge is finished, but the road doesn't yet exist

Sunday 20 January 2019 11:21 AM
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(5 times this month, 41 times this year)

Rolling through Croxton station

Sunday 20 January 2019 11:54 AM
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(6 times this month, 52 times this year)

Rolling through Westgarth station

Sunday 20 January 2019 12:11 PM
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(12 times this month, 81 times this year)

Around the curve towards Dennis station

Sunday 20 January 2019 12:11 PM
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(7 times this month, 47 times this year)

Headed around the curve into Ivanhoe

Sunday 20 January 2019 12:17 PM
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(2 times this month, 29 times this year)

Big pack of railfans at Rosanna station

Sunday 20 January 2019 12:23 PM
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(3 times this month, 28 times this year)
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