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BlueScope Long Island

The complex of sidings at Long Island serve the BlueScope Steel mill, branching off the Stony Point line near Hastings

Track from the slab steel yard rejoins the main leg of the Long Island branch

4 January 2014 15:26 PM
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Entrance to the exchange sidings at Long Island

Pacific National crews need to obtain permission from BlueScope Steel to enter the yard

4 January 2014 15:25 PM
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Derailer protects the main line end of the BlueScope Long Island exchange sidings

4 January 2014 15:25 PM
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Track leads from the exchange sidings towards the Cold Strip Plant

In the background is the limit of shunt for Pacific National crews - BlueScope has their own Y class to shunt the rest of the yard

4 January 2014 15:22 PM
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End of the line on the Cresco siding, just short of the Bayview Road level crossing

4 January 2014 15:21 PM
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Level crossing at Bayview Road for the disused Cresco siding

4 January 2014 15:20 PM
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Looking up the disused Cresco siding from Bayview Road

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Looking down the disused Cresco siding from the Bayview Road level crossing

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Looking down the disused Cresco siding from Cemetery Road

4 January 2014 15:17 PM
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Looking up the line at Long Island Junction

With the branch line entering from the right

4 January 2014 15:06 PM
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