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Kensington Racecourse Essendon resignalling

In 2013-14 new signalling was installed on the Craigieburn and Flemington Racecourse lines, between Kensington and Essendon stations.

Plastic insulated signal trunking at the up end of Newmarket station

19 March 2016 09:21 AM
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Signals E298 and E298P for up trains departing Essendon

17 September 2014 09:00 AM
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VR-era relay boxes beside the tracks near Essendon

17 September 2014 08:48 AM
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Jumper cables connected around an insulated rail joint

As part of the recent resignalling, new track circuits were required to line up with the relocated signals, hence the old insulated joints are no longer needed

17 September 2014 08:46 AM
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New signals commissioned at the up end of Newmarket station

17 June 2014 08:18 AM
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Insulated rail joint at a former signal location on the Craigieburn line, now bypassed by shunt cables

The former location of the trip arm can also be seen on the right hand side of the tracks

12 June 2014 08:20 AM
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Now-redundant LED signal heads waiting collection beside the Craigieburn line

12 June 2014 08:20 AM
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New signals commissioned on the Craigieburn line at Newmarket station

11 June 2014 08:16 AM
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Flashing red lamp clipped to the down Flemington Racecourse line, due to resignalling works

26 May 2014 08:33 AM
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1920s era electrical boxes at Newmarket

1 October 2013 18:18 PM
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Signal 34 at Newmarket awaiting replacement

With the original 1920s signal mast still in place atop the overhead gantry

1 October 2013 18:08 PM
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New signal awaiting commissioning at the up end of Showgrounds station

19 May 2013 10:52 AM
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New fencing and driver path in place for terminating trains at Essendon platform 1

27 April 2013 14:02 PM
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Old signalling still in place at Ascot Vale station

11 April 2013 08:34 AM
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Down line resleepered at Ascot Vale station, the up line still to be done

11 April 2013 08:34 AM
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New turnouts on concrete bearers for the Flemington Racecourse line junction at Newmarket station

2 April 2013 08:24 AM
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Mechanical dwarf #10 at Kensington beside the new LED signal that will replace it

30 March 2013 09:09 AM
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Bagged signals on a brand new folding mast at Ascot Vale

11 February 2013 08:18 AM
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New folding mast in place with signal heads at the down end of Ascot Vale

11 February 2013 08:16 AM
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New signal post in place at the down end of Ascot Vale

4 February 2013 08:30 AM
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New signal trunking running above the existing trunking at Ascot Vale

4 February 2013 08:30 AM
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Existing signal trunking running along the down line at Newmarket

1 February 2013 08:32 AM
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New signal trunking running along the down line at Newmarket

Being installed as part of the resignalling of the inner section of the Craigieburn line

31 January 2013 17:55 PM
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