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Freight in the Adelaide Hills and Mount Lofty

Freight action headed west from Adelaide, headed up the hills and east towards Victoria.

Missed it by that much: headed downhill on a Belair train, meeting GM45 coming up the hill with a GWA grain

5 December 2011 16:21 PM
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AN liveried AN6 and PN liveried AN5 stabled at Tailem Bend between bank engine duties

4 July 2010 09:22 AM
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NR66 and classmate top the grade westbound at Mt Lofty

4 July 2010 08:11 AM
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The usual louvred van brings up the rear of the sleeper train from Inverleigh

3 July 2010 20:37 PM
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The headlights of a CLP on a loaded sleeper train round the corner at Mt Lofty

3 July 2010 20:33 PM
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Waiting in the cold night air for the next train...

3 July 2010 20:29 PM
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The loaded GWA grain thunders through Mt Lofty on the return to Port Adelaide

3 July 2010 18:36 PM
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NR44 leads the Overland back into Adelaide at Mt Lofty

3 July 2010 17:15 PM
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GM47 thunders up the grade at Mt Lofty on a GWA grain with a huge EMD loco lashup

3 July 2010 00:28 AM
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The train was made up of only 23 wagons - the SCT train a few hours before also had QRN loading attached

2 July 2010 11:18 AM
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LDP004 leads the QRN MA6 service into Mt Lofty

2 July 2010 11:18 AM
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Through a gap in the shadows, SCT007 leads SCT014 and SCT008 on the westbound train at Mt Lofty

2 July 2010 10:07 AM
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Disused concrete telephone hut at the end of Mt Lofty loop

2 July 2010 09:54 AM
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Grease pot on the curves at Mt Lofty

2 July 2010 09:51 AM
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NR44 leads the eastbound Overland through Mt Lofty

2 July 2010 08:36 AM
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See, it is 6007 (about the only thing you can see!)

1 July 2010 20:28 PM
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6007, 6001 and CLP11 pierce the darkness at Mt Lofty on PM1

1 July 2010 20:28 PM
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For some reason the train took the loop road, even though it didn't stop to cross anything

1 July 2010 11:23 AM
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Indian Pacific liveried NR27 leads NR92 with NR diamonds eastbound through Mt Lofty

1 July 2010 11:23 AM
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AM3 stopped on the main line, due to the DL shutting down - they are at the top of the hill so they don't really need it any more...

1 July 2010 10:28 AM
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NR101 leads XRB561, NR88 and bank engine DL48 very slowly into Mt Lofty on AM3

1 July 2010 10:18 AM
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A few hours later, another train rumbles through the night

30 June 2010 22:13 PM
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More rumbling in the night as something rounds the corner into Mt Lofty

30 June 2010 20:32 PM
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And the boring NRs disappear down the hill to Adelaide

30 June 2010 11:33 AM
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