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Ballarat Tramway Museum

Located on the shores of Lake Wendouree and with about a kilometre of single track with a single crossing loop, and a 7 road shed, the museum has a collection of trams representing those used on the Victorian provincial tramways

Frog in the overhead wires

Saturday 6 July 2013 15:10 PM
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Trams 18 and 26 stabled in roads two and three

Saturday 6 July 2013 15:09 PM
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1960s-70s tram advertisement for the State Electricity Commission of Victoria

Saturday 6 July 2013 15:03 PM
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Timetable notices displayed on the depot wall

Saturday 6 July 2013 15:03 PM
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'Maximum Traction' bogies on tram 39

The larger wheel took all the weight and was powered, the smaller wheel just steered the bogie. In reality 'maximum traction' was never achieved, with four-motor bogie trams providing much better performance.

Saturday 6 July 2013 15:03 PM
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Tram 27 stabled outside the museum shed in number 2 road

Saturday 6 July 2013 15:00 PM
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Tram 33 passes the depot track junction on Wendouree Parade

Saturday 6 July 2013 14:59 PM
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Tram 33 departs the St Aidans Drive terminus

Saturday 6 July 2013 14:56 PM
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Tram 33 departs the St Aidans Drive terminus

Saturday 6 July 2013 14:56 PM
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Awaiting departure time at the St Aidans Drive terminus

Saturday 6 July 2013 14:53 PM
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Tram 33 runs through the crossing loop

Saturday 6 July 2013 14:47 PM
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Tram 33 out on Wendouree Parade

Saturday 6 July 2013 14:46 PM
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Tram 33 departs the Carlton Street terminus

Saturday 6 July 2013 14:44 PM
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SW6.951, 908 and 998 in off-site storage at Bungaree, temporarily stored on behalf of VicTrack

Sunday 29 May 2011 11:10 AM
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Trams 13 and 33 outside the depot

Saturday 6 September 2008 17:45 PM
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Trams 26 and 14 in the workshops

Saturday 6 September 2008 17:43 PM
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Cab of privately owned Birney tram

Saturday 6 September 2008 17:37 PM
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Inside of privately owned Birney tram

Saturday 6 September 2008 17:37 PM
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Tram 13, 17 and 39 at the depot

Saturday 6 September 2008 17:29 PM
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Tram 33 headed back to the depot

Saturday 6 September 2008 17:27 PM
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Tram 33 headed out again, for an inspection run

Saturday 6 September 2008 16:56 PM
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Tram 33 heads back to the depot

Saturday 6 September 2008 16:40 PM
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Tram 27 sits on the depot fan

Saturday 6 September 2008 16:30 PM
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Tram 39 converted into a display area

Saturday 6 September 2008 16:30 PM
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