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McIntyre Loop

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

Down end of Albion Loop on the broad gauge

Tuesday 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

Tuesday 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

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

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

Saturday 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

Sunday 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

Sunday 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

Sunday 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

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

Sunday 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.

Sunday 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

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

Saturday 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

Saturday 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

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

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

Saturday 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

Saturday 3 November 2012 17:10 PM
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Tracks yet to be connected at the up end of the new Victrack sidings

Two tracks are broad gauge, the other two are standard

Saturday 3 November 2012 14:32 PM
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Signal base beside the broad gauge tracks near Albion Loop

Saturday 3 November 2012 12:11 PM
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Tracks removed from the old standard gauge steel siding at the up end

Wednesday 17 October 2012 15:43 PM
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Work on the new Victrack Sidings at McIntyre Loop

These sidings will replace the Creek Sidings at North Melbourne, which will be partly taken up by the new RRL tracks from the North Melbourne Flyover.

Friday 18 May 2012 15:39 PM
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Former ATN sidings ripped up, to make room for the new Victrack Sidings at McIntyre Loop

These sidings will replace the Creek Sidings at North Melbourne, which will be partly taken up by the new RRL tracks from the North Melbourne Flyover.

Friday 18 May 2012 15:38 PM
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Red carded NGPF grain hopper in number 3 road at McIntyre Loop

Saturday 9 October 2010 18:42 PM
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