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El Zorro grain trains

El Zorro operates a number of grain trains inside and through Victoria, on both broad and standard gauges, using a mix of hired locomotives and wagons

Along the line approaching McIntyre Loop, having traversed the new bridge at the Tottenham Triangle

Saturday 7 August 2010 14:51 PM
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C501 leads T342 and S302 on an up empty grain at Hoppers Crossing

Saturday 7 August 2010 14:23 PM
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The train stabled in the yard at Maryborough

Tuesday 13 July 2010 14:35 PM
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The crew stable the train at Maryborough, the next crew still to arrive

Tuesday 13 July 2010 14:19 PM
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Entering the yard at Maryborough, getting put away in number 2 road

Tuesday 13 July 2010 14:11 PM
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Around the last curve into Maryborough

Tuesday 13 July 2010 14:07 PM
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Locos not going much work on the flat

Tuesday 13 July 2010 14:02 PM
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Running along the last stretch of track into Maryborough

Tuesday 13 July 2010 14:02 PM
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Powering up the grade out of Dunolly

Tuesday 13 July 2010 13:46 PM
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Tail end of the train descends Bealiba Bank

Tuesday 13 July 2010 13:24 PM
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Now on the way down, fans on the dynamic brakes whirling away

Tuesday 13 July 2010 13:23 PM
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Locos all powering up Bealiba Bank

Tuesday 13 July 2010 13:17 PM
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Running through Bealiba, the station restored but the sidings are booked out of use

Tuesday 13 July 2010 13:08 PM
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Another of the small hills on the approach to Bealiba

Tuesday 13 July 2010 13:04 PM
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Powering through the rolling hills between Emu and Bealiba

Tuesday 13 July 2010 13:01 PM
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Running through the trailable points at Emu, the point indicator thrown over

Tuesday 13 July 2010 12:54 PM
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Back on the move with a new train order

Tuesday 13 July 2010 12:50 PM
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Slowing down at Emu Loop, the former platform down the far end of the loop

Tuesday 13 July 2010 12:48 PM
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Rolling out of St Arnaud, I made a petrol stop and still waited 10 minutes for it to roll past

Tuesday 13 July 2010 12:23 PM
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Locos powering up the slight grade, Sutherland is right off the highway, the next spot not being until St Arnaud

Tuesday 13 July 2010 11:46 AM
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I'm not going to complain about being held up at the level crossing at Cope Cope

Tuesday 13 July 2010 11:45 AM
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Wagons roll past the silo at Cope Cope

Tuesday 13 July 2010 11:43 AM
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The line splits from the highway at Cope Cope

Tuesday 13 July 2010 11:42 AM
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