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El Zorro standard gauge grain trains

El Zorro once operated a number of grain trains inside and through Victoria on standard gauges, using a mix of hired locomotives and wagons.

7CM5 stabled at McIntyre Loop, having arrived from Junee some time earlier, and due to head to Marmalake to load

Sunday 16 May 2010 14:13 PM
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EL60, T385, T386 and VL352 stabled at McIntyre Loop, train made up of 35 CGDY wagons and 5 WGSYs

Sunday 16 May 2010 14:09 PM
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Brand new WGSY wagons on the tail end of a SG train, due to be converted to broad gauge

Sunday 16 May 2010 13:47 PM
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Tail end of the 40 wagon long train of WGBYs

Saturday 15 August 2009 16:12 PM
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The train keeps on going

Saturday 15 August 2009 16:12 PM
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Waybill clipped onto a hopper

Saturday 15 August 2009 16:12 PM
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Around the curve towards Moorabool

Saturday 15 August 2009 16:09 PM
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Climbing up the Cowies Creek valley with WGBY wagons in tow

Saturday 15 August 2009 16:06 PM
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G511, G535, G533 and T373 climb upgrade into North Shore with an El Zorro AWB grain train

Saturday 15 August 2009 15:55 PM
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G511, G535, G533 and T373 climb upgrade into North Shore with an El Zorro AWB grain train

Saturday 15 August 2009 15:55 PM
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Last WGBY wagon departs Gheringhap, with a rainbow overhead

Saturday 1 August 2009 09:10 AM
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GM36 looking worse for wear, with grey paint covering graffiti

Saturday 1 August 2009 09:09 AM
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The sun ducked behind the clouds by Gheringhap

Saturday 1 August 2009 09:09 AM
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Headed up to the former station at Moorabool

Saturday 1 August 2009 08:58 AM
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Behind is a 40 wagon rake of WGBY hoppers

Saturday 1 August 2009 08:57 AM
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SCT liveried G514, GM36 and VL351 climb upgrade at Moorabool headed west with an El Zorro grain train

Saturday 1 August 2009 08:57 AM
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G514 leads EL60 and VL351 on an up El Zorro grain outside Broadford

Sunday 26 July 2009 07:58 AM
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G514 leads EL60 and VL351 on an up El Zorro grain outside Broadford

Sunday 26 July 2009 07:58 AM
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Approaching. Newport, bound for the ABA export terminal at Appleton Dock

Wednesday 1 October 2008 16:32 PM
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C501-GM45-GM36 run through Altona Junction on a Melbourne bound El Zorro grain train

Wednesday 1 October 2008 16:31 PM
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Train made up of CFCLA containerised grain wagons, and AHGX hoppers

Wednesday 1 October 2008 16:31 PM
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C501-GM45-GM36 run through Altona Junction on a Melbourne bound El Zorro grain train

Wednesday 1 October 2008 16:31 PM
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C501 leads SCT liveried G532 on a down El Zorro grain service at Moorabool, with AHGX hoppers and CFCLA containerised grain hoppers behind

Thursday 11 September 2008 17:32 PM
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Bugger - just missed getting in front of the El Zorro grain

Friday 23 May 2008 15:20 PM
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