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McIntyre Loop

Located west of Melbourne on the Albion-Jacana goods lines, on the standard gauge mainline to Sydney

Rails removed from the disused Lysaght sidings at the up end

17 November 2019 10:49 AM
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Gantry crane in the siding at McIntyre Loop

18 December 2017 11:40 AM
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Gantry crane in the siding at McIntyre Loop

18 December 2017 11:29 AM
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Signals MCT16, MCT4 and MCT20 at the up end of McIntyre Loop

SG loop, SG mainline and BG mainline respectively

5 December 2017 11:26 AM
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Signals MCT6, MCT18 and MCT30 at the down end of McIntyre Loop

For the SG SG loop, and SG siding

18 November 2017 11:51 AM
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Signals MCT16, MCT4 and MCT20 at the up end of McIntyre Loop

For the SG loop, SG mainline and BG mainline

18 November 2017 11:49 AM
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Down end of Albion Loop on the broad gauge

1 November 2016 13:33 PM
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Broad gauge access to the G&V wagon maintenance facility crosses the standard gauge mainline at the up end of McIntyre Loop

1 November 2016 13:33 PM
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Stub siding at the north end of the G&V wagon maintenance facility at McIntyre Loop

SG tracks in the foreground, with BG tracks behind

15 November 2014 08:54 AM
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TransVolution's new TQXF wagons still awaiting their entry to service

15 November 2014 08:54 AM
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TransVolution's new TQXF wagons still awaiting their entry to service

15 November 2014 08:54 AM
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Newly imported broad gauge container flats at the G&V wagon maintenance facility at McIntyre Loop

Owned by TransVolution - a mix of 20x 40 foot long coded TQXF, and 4x 60 foot long coded TQYF. Due to be leased to 'Masked Fox' - which has supposed links to the failed freight operator El Zorro

14 September 2014 13:43 PM
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Newly imported broad gauge container flats at the G&V wagon maintenance facility at McIntyre Loop

Owned by TransVolution - a mix of 20x 40 foot long coded TQXF, and 4x 60 foot long coded TQYF. Due to be leased to 'Masked Fox' - which has supposed links to the failed freight operator El Zorro

14 September 2014 13:40 PM
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Gantry crane across the two BG and two SG tracks at the G&V wagon maintenance facility at McIntyre Loop

14 September 2014 13:40 PM
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Broad gauge access to the G&V wagon maintenance facility crosses the standard gauge mainline at the up end of McIntyre Loop

14 September 2014 13:35 PM
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Looking over the G&V wagon maintenance facility at McIntyre Loop

14 September 2014 13:33 PM
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Up end of the G&V wagon maintenance facility at McIntyre Loop

Broad gauge access to the extreme right, and the standard gauge access next to that.

14 September 2014 13:32 PM
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Broad and standard gauge signals for McIntyre Loop

MCT14 on the left for BG trains out of the former Albion Loop towards McIntyre, MCT2 on the right for SG trains arriving into the loop

14 September 2014 12:51 PM
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Road entry into the new Victrack sidings

3 November 2012 17:15 PM
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Pair of concrete foundations for the installation of crane rails

With Regional Rail Link to close the Creek Sidings in North Melbourne, Victrack is building a replacement siding at McIntyre Loop

3 November 2012 17:15 PM
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New timber sleepers ready to be installed at the Victrack sidings

Baseplates and rail fixings already installed

3 November 2012 17:15 PM
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Road entrance to the new Victrack sidings

3 November 2012 17:14 PM
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Up end of the new Victrack sidings

3 November 2012 17:13 PM
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Looking down the new Victrack sidings, a mix of concrete and timber sleepers

These two tracks look broad gauge, the other two are standard

3 November 2012 17:10 PM
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