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Rail infrastructure

Photos of all kinds of rail infrastructure and doodads from around Victoria

Freightgate sheds

Provided around Victoria in the late 1970s / early 1980s at major stations established as freight centres for the receiving and despatch of small freight consignments

Overhead line electrification

Overhead wires used to supply power to electric trains

Platform faces

Various styles of platform faces from around Victoria

Signs

Various signage from around the place

Victorian grain silos

July 12, 2010

Grain silos from across Victoria. Concrete silos fall into two types: 'Geelong' and 'Williamstown'. Older steel silos are the 'Ascom' and 'Murphy' types. Newer steel silos are 'Aquila' and 'Jumbo unit' types. Low to the ground structures are 'Behlen bins' and 'Victorian Oat Pool shed'. More detail at the National Library of Australia.

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