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Flemington Racecourse line

The Flemington Racecourse line is a short branch off the Broadmeadows line in the inner north-west of Melbourne. It is used for special events at the Flemington racecourse and the showgrounds.

Seldom used siding at the up end of Showgrounds station, on the east side of the Epsom Road bridge

May 19, 2012 13:00 PM
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Epsom Road signal box at the up end of Showgrounds station, and the crossover used to access the platform

May 19, 2012 12:59 PM
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Up end of the platform at Showgrounds

With signal R233 on the left

May 19, 2012 12:59 PM
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Down end of the platform at Showgrounds

With signals 2 and 10

May 19, 2012 12:59 PM
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Signal R247 between Showgrounds and Flemington Racecourse

On the right is a crossed signal on the truncated 'loop' line that provided a third track between the two stations

May 19, 2012 12:58 PM
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Up end of Flemington Racecourse and the signal box

With the track towards platform 2 to the right

May 19, 2012 12:57 PM
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Running express through Showgrounds on the down

May 19, 2012 12:48 PM
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VR 'DANGER' sign at Showgrounds station

October 04, 2011 18:07 PM
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Myki machine at Flemington Racecourse platform 1

June 26, 2011 12:52 PM
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Station building at Showgrounds station, one of three banks of Myki FPDs in place

April 25, 2010 10:42 AM
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Up end of Flemington Racecourse from platform 1

December 05, 2009 17:43 PM
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Up end of the disused siding between Epsom and Ascot Vale Roads

September 21, 2005 13:09 PM
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Post 10 at the down end of the Showgrounds platform

September 21, 2005 13:06 PM
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Down end of Showgrounds platforms

September 21, 2005 12:28 PM
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Signal 14 for up trains at Showgrounds, controlled by Epsom Road signal box

The main signal applied for the main line towards Melbourne, the dwarf marked 'siding' applied for the disused refuge siding at the up end

September 15, 2005 14:37 PM
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New Metlink sign at Showgrounds station

September 15, 2005 14:36 PM
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New Metlink sign at Showgrounds station

September 15, 2005 14:33 PM
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Automatic signal R238 in the middle of the platform at Showgrounds

September 15, 2005 14:32 PM
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Controlled automatic signal 52 on the Flemington Racecourse line, near the Ascot Vale Road level crossing

Formerly numbered R205, it is controlled from the Newmarket panel so a train can be shunted from the Craigieburn line to the Flemington Racecourse line without operating the level crossing at Ascot Vale Road

July 09, 2005 14:20 PM
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