Wongm's Rail Gallery » Brooklyn wagon scrapping

Brooklyn wagon scrapping

In 2010 Pacific National started to clear out the multitudes of stored wagons at Tottenham Yard and selling them for scrap. A dozen or so at a time are being dragged at 20 km/h to Brooklyn, where they are being pushing into the VR tip siding to be cut up.

The claw attacks some louvred van underframes

29 May 2010 11:17 AM
Viewed 764 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 2 times this year)

A second tank wagon is lifted

29 May 2010 11:17 AM
Viewed 624 times
(5 times this month, 2 times this year)

Cranes already at work, X42 waits

29 May 2010 11:09 AM
Viewed 633 times
(3 times this month, 2 times this year)

Headed over Somerville Road again

29 May 2010 11:00 AM
Viewed 671 times
(1 time this month, 1 time this year)

Mostly oil tanks, along with a VLEX and two VQLX wagons

29 May 2010 10:58 AM
Viewed 696 times
(2 times this month, 1 time this year)

Setting back towards the tip siding

29 May 2010 10:56 AM
Viewed 670 times
(3 times this month, 2 times this year)

Having pulled forward onto the line towards Sunshine, the shunter throws the points for the siding

29 May 2010 10:54 AM
Viewed 624 times
(3 times this month, 1 time this year)

Tank wagons bringing up the rear

29 May 2010 10:51 AM
Viewed 726 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 4 times this year)

X42 heads off with the first rake of wagons to be scrapped

29 May 2010 10:50 AM
Viewed 656 times
(2 times this month, 2 times this year)

Shunter pulls over the point lever at Brooklyn

29 May 2010 10:48 AM
Viewed 690 times
(2 times this month, 1 time this year)

Having run around, half of the wagons have been stabled for later in the day

29 May 2010 10:47 AM
Viewed 804 times
(3 times this month, 1 time this year)

VQLX 139B

29 May 2010 10:38 AM
Viewed 705 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 3 times this year)

VQLX 45M

29 May 2010 10:38 AM
Viewed 588 times
(2 times this month, 1 time this year)

VLEX 984

29 May 2010 10:38 AM
Viewed 711 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 3 times this year)

VTQF 577P

29 May 2010 10:38 AM
Viewed 615 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 3 times this year)

VTQF 256Y

29 May 2010 10:38 AM
Viewed 632 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 2 times this year)

VTQF 360W

29 May 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 565 times
(3 times this month, 1 time this year)

VTQF 393E

29 May 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 609 times
(4 times this month, 2 times this year)

VTQF 194W

29 May 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 546 times
(1 time this month, 1 time this year)

VTQX 633D

29 May 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 681 times
(6 times this month, 2 times this year)

VTQF 180B

29 May 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 623 times
(3 times this month, 1 time this year)

VTQF 181K

29 May 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 656 times
(5 times this month, 2 times this year)

VTQF 576G

29 May 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 668 times
(4 times this month, 1 time this year)

VTQF 487Q

29 May 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 673 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 2 times this year)
Tags

Viewed 6976 times (6 times this week, 24 times this month, 74 times this year)