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Kerrisdale Mountain Railway

The Kerrisdale Mountain Railway is a privately owned two-foot (610 mm) narrow gauge railway that zig-zags up a hill in the Tallarook Ranges outside Seymour.

Bottom Points station: 695 ft / 210 metres

10 November 2012 10:33 AM
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Driver doll in the cab

10 November 2012 10:34 AM
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Malcom Moore locomotive No 1039, now KMR No 2

At Bottom Points station

10 November 2012 10:35 AM
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Boiler for the new build steam locomotive for the KMR

10 November 2012 11:03 AM
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Running gear and cylinders for the KMR's new steam locomotive

10 November 2012 11:03 AM
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'Asquith' machine tool in the workshop

10 November 2012 11:07 AM
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KMR No 1: a diesel powered trolley named 'George'

10 November 2012 11:10 AM
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Heading up the hill from Bottom Points

10 November 2012 11:13 AM
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Spare point frogs stored near the workshops

10 November 2012 11:14 AM
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Heading up the 1 in 12.5 grade

10 November 2012 11:14 AM
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Still climbing up the grade

10 November 2012 11:14 AM
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Approaching Strath View Siding

10 November 2012 11:15 AM
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Wagons stored in Strath View Siding

10 November 2012 11:16 AM
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Log wagon at Strath View Siding

10 November 2012 11:16 AM
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Open wagon at Strath View Siding

10 November 2012 11:16 AM
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Point indicator for trains at Top Points

10 November 2012 11:18 AM
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Changing direction at Top Points for the trip up the hill

10 November 2012 11:23 AM
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Alignment of the former VR railway to Yea visible in the valley below

10 November 2012 11:24 AM
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Looking down the 1 in 12.5 grade to Bottom Points

10 November 2012 11:24 AM
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Looking back at Top Points

10 November 2012 11:25 AM
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Arriving at Summit Station

10 November 2012 11:27 AM
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End of the line at Summit

10 November 2012 11:28 AM
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Summit - 805 ft / 244 metres - a rise of 34 metres from Bottom Points

10 November 2012 11:28 AM
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KMR locomotive No 2 and carriage No 3 at Summit

10 November 2012 11:28 AM
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