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Freight around metropolitan Adelaide

Freight trains around suburban Adelaide: the arrive from the north and east, and head for Dry Creek and the Lefevre Peninsula. The majority are standard gauge, the exception being the broad gauge Penrice stone train.

Eastbound GWA grain waiting at Mile End Loop for a path across Goodwood Junction: the locos are CLF5, GM45, 2207, 703, GM42 and 2216

Thursday 1 December 2011 18:49 PM
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Comeng 3100 class railcar set passes the stopped QRN freight at Mile End

Thursday 1 December 2011 17:48 PM
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(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 62 times this year)

The pair of 6000 class slow the QRN freight at Mile End Loop

Thursday 1 December 2011 17:43 PM
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On the mainline but still coming to a halt: the QRN freight needs to wait for a path at Goodwood Junction

Thursday 1 December 2011 17:43 PM
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QR National 6007 and 6008 lead the Melbourne-bound freight at Mile End Loop

Thursday 1 December 2011 17:42 PM
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Eastbound QRN freight arrives at Mile End Loop, on the way to Melbourne

Thursday 1 December 2011 17:42 PM
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Even hi-rails have to wait for a path across the broad gauge at Torrens Junction

Thursday 1 December 2011 12:23 PM
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Sunset over the Adelaide Hills

Friday 2 July 2010 17:08 PM
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Finally on the move, AN5 trails around the triangle with the trip train ex-Birkenhead

Friday 2 July 2010 17:08 PM
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DL50 reflected in the water, unfortunately the sun keeps on slipping away

Friday 2 July 2010 17:03 PM
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(1 time this month, 58 times this year)

Seeing DL and AN classes cab leading, plus fuel carried by rail: things you never see in Victoria...

Friday 2 July 2010 16:58 PM
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The sun sets on AN5

Friday 2 July 2010 16:58 PM
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Trip train ex-Birkenhead still waiting for the signal at the Dry Creek triangle

Friday 2 July 2010 16:57 PM
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PTMY tank wagon reflected in the trackside ditch

Friday 2 July 2010 16:57 PM
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The train made up of four tank wagons from the Mobil depot at Birkenhead, as well as two flats wagons

Friday 2 July 2010 16:56 PM
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(1 time this month, 64 times this year)

DL50 push pull with AN5 waits line at the Dry Creek triangle

Friday 2 July 2010 16:54 PM
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Tail end of the SCT train clears the loop at Dry Creek

Friday 2 July 2010 16:46 PM
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Double stack and extra-high boxvans at the west end of the SCT train

Friday 2 July 2010 16:44 PM
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With the PN train out of the way, the SCT train gets moving again

Friday 2 July 2010 16:43 PM
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53 foot containers stacked atop 40 foot containers in well wagons

Friday 2 July 2010 16:38 PM
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Ah - finally some double stack trains!

Friday 2 July 2010 16:38 PM
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NR120 leads NR112 westbound at Dry Creek, with a crew car in the consist

Friday 2 July 2010 16:36 PM
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You don't see crew cars on SCT trains in Victoria any more...

Friday 2 July 2010 16:27 PM
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SCT006 and a classmate arrive into Dry Creek Loop for a cross, ex-Perth bound for the SCT yard Islington

Friday 2 July 2010 16:26 PM
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