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Hump Yard and West Tower

Located between the main passenger lines and Victoria Dock, Melbourne Yard has been swallowed up by the Dockland redevelopments. The hump itself is the last bit left, located between the Melbourne Steel Terminal and North Melbourne station

Twisted up pneumatic equipment from the primary retarders

5 September 2010 17:29 PM
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Twisted up pneumatic equipment from the primary retarders

5 September 2010 17:29 PM
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Rail and sleepers ripped up atop the hump crest

5 September 2010 17:29 PM
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Twisted up pneumatic equipment from the primary retarders

5 September 2010 17:29 PM
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Rail and sleepers ripped up atop the hump crest

5 September 2010 17:28 PM
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Reclaiming the steel rails and hump retarders for scrap metal

5 September 2010 17:28 PM
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Reclaiming the steel rails and hump retarders for scrap metal

5 September 2010 17:28 PM
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Walkway linking the Hump Cabin to the West Tower subway

5 September 2010 17:27 PM
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Compressed air reservoir beneath the hump crest

5 September 2010 17:27 PM
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The very 1960s entry to West Tower

5 September 2010 15:32 PM
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Faded sign at the entry to West Tower

5 September 2010 15:32 PM
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Looking west inside the subway linking the West Tower car park to the Hump Cabin

5 September 2010 15:29 PM
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Looking back to the West Tower subway from the Hump Cabin walkway

5 September 2010 15:28 PM
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Walkway linking the West Tower subway to the Hump Cabin

5 September 2010 15:28 PM
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Walkway linking the West Tower subway to the Hump Cabin

5 September 2010 15:28 PM
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Looking east inside the subway linking the West Tower car park to the Hump Cabin

5 September 2010 15:27 PM
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Looking west inside the subway linking the West Tower car park to the Hump Cabin

5 September 2010 15:27 PM
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Looking east inside the subway linking the West Tower car park to the Hump Cabin

5 September 2010 15:26 PM
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The western side of West Tower

Lead to Victoria Dock runs to the right

5 September 2010 15:11 PM
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The western side of West Tower

5 September 2010 15:09 PM
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Subway linking the West Tower car park to the Staff Centre

5 September 2010 15:09 PM
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Looking down the tunnel, a number of staircases emerged beside the tracks

5 September 2010 15:07 PM
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Tunnel under the hump yard tracks, parallel to Dudley Street

5 September 2010 15:06 PM
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Western side of the hump, looking north

22 August 2009 15:10 PM
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