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707 Operations - Steam and Streamliner, August 2018

707 Operations ran their 'Steam and Streamliner' tour from Newport to Berwick and Stony Point on 26 August 2018, featuring steam locomotive R707 and recently retired V/Line diesel locomotive A66.

'Steamrail Special Train' on the screen at Newport platform 1

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:25 AM
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A66 leads the train into the platform art Newport, with the exhaust from R707 rising into the sky behind

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:28 AM
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A66 leads the train into the platform art Newport, with the exhaust from R707 rising into the sky behind

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:28 AM
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R707 trailing the train through Yarraville

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:35 AM
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R707 trailing the train through Footscray

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:37 AM
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A66 leads the train under the RRL track at Footscray

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:37 AM
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R707 trails the train under the RRL track at Footscray

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:38 AM
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A66 leads the up train towards North Melbourne station

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:41 AM
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A66 leading the train at Southern Cross platform 13

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:48 AM
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R707 trailing the train at Southern Cross platform 13

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:48 AM
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R707 trailing the train at Southern Cross platform 13

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:49 AM
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A66 leading the train at Flinders Street platform 9

Sunday 26 August 2018 09:57 AM
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Headlight of A66

Sunday 26 August 2018 10:58 AM
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R707 at the tail end of the train at Berwick

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:00 AM
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R707 at the tail end of the train at Berwick

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:01 AM
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'Steamrail Special Train' on the screen at Berwick station

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:03 AM
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Signaller at Berwick ready to operate the crossover at the down end of the station

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:05 AM
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R707 trailing the train out of Berwick, headed for the crossover

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:14 AM
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R707 trailing the train out of Berwick, headed for the crossover

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:14 AM
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Photo line at the down end of Berwick station

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:14 AM
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R707 leads the train back into the platform at Berwick

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:17 AM
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Headlight of R707

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:18 AM
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Our train advertised as the '11:15 Flinders Street' at Berwick station

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:19 AM
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Our train waiting at automatic signal D1410, stuck at stop due to an axle counter issue

We eventually passed the signal at stop, and had to crawl along for kilometres at walking pace until we reached the next signal

Sunday 26 August 2018 11:23 AM
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