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AK track recording cars

The AK cars are a set of three specially equipped ex-NSWGR carriages fitted out for track inspection and testing purposes. They are operated by the Australian Rail Track Corporation over their standard gauge lines behind hired motive power on a regular basis

The loco has been started as the crew inspect the train

Thursday 5 February 2009 06:45 AM
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The next morning with fog blanketing the area

Thursday 5 February 2009 06:30 AM
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Ex-NSWGR 422 class diesel 2210 shut down for the night at Gheringhap

On a westbound AK Cars inspection run

Wednesday 4 February 2009 21:04 PM
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An eerie glow from underneath

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:56 PM
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Looking down car AK 2384

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:55 PM
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Observation end of AK 2382

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:53 PM
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The moon is out

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:52 PM
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Shiny stainless steel

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:52 PM
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Tail end of the train as sun sets

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:51 PM
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Looking over the remains of Gheringhap yard

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:50 PM
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Facilities car AK 2382

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:48 PM
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Accommodation car AK 2384

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:48 PM
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Computer car AK 2383 with a pantograph on the roof

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:47 PM
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AK cars stabled at Gheringhap for the night before heading westbound

Wednesday 4 February 2009 20:46 PM
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