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Victoria Dock

Rail sidings served two parts of Victoria Dock - wharves 16-23 on the north side, and wharves 1-4 on the south

Double compound slipping into the water outside shed 21 (the VR never called 'em double slips...)

Sunday 25 September 2011 11:25 AM
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Shed 21 still derelict for now, the apartments keep on creeping west...

Sunday 24 October 2010 08:07 AM
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Down / western end of the lines along wharves 1-4

Sunday 24 October 2010 08:07 AM
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Lead from Melbourne Yard arrives at wharves 1-4

Sunday 24 October 2010 08:02 AM
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Set of points recessed in the asphalt hardstand

Sunday 24 October 2010 08:01 AM
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Quayside track to wharves 1-4 goes to the right, a single siding continues west behind the sheds

Sunday 24 October 2010 08:00 AM
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Derelict shed 21

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:31 AM
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Derelict shed 21

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:30 AM
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Two tracks dead end, Moonee Ponds Creek was moved here in the past 5 years

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:26 AM
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Another view of the double compound trackwork at the western end of the wharf

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:26 AM
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Looking back towards Melbourne Yard, left track went to wharves 22-23

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:26 AM
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Another double compound

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:25 AM
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More of the wharf collapsing, under the Bolte Bridge

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:25 AM
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Almost a triple track scissors crossover

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:25 AM
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Office area of shed 21

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:25 AM
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Sheds 20-21

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:23 AM
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Double compound in the background

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:23 AM
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Set of points on the wharf

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:23 AM
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Rails level but the deck has collapsed from underneath

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:23 AM
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Down the sidings towards the Bolte and wharves 22-23

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:22 AM
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Wharf collapsing under the crossovers

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:22 AM
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Shed 21 falling to bits

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:22 AM
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Looking back to Melbourne Yard

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:21 AM
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Concrete goes up to the rails, with a gap to the water below on either side

Saturday 11 July 2009 09:21 AM
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