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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.

The 830s shuffle off elsewhere, the stone wagons stabled

Friday 2 July 2010 16:06 PM
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Penrice stone train coming to a halt in Dry Creek South yard

Friday 2 July 2010 16:05 PM
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Passing Dry Creek station, the suburban service replaced by buses for track upgrades

Friday 2 July 2010 16:04 PM
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Tail end of the train, having arrived from the Penrice siding at Osborne via the Port Adelaide goods line

Friday 2 July 2010 16:03 PM
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The last broad gauge freight in SA, bound for the Penrice quarry at Angaston in the Barossa Valley

Friday 2 July 2010 16:03 PM
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Not quite standard gauge: 841, 844 and 831 lead the stone train onto the main line at Dry Creek

Friday 2 July 2010 16:03 PM
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