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Wagon Storage Yard

A set of dead end sidings located next to North Melbourne Station, between the Reversing Loop and the North Melbourne Flyover. Once used to store abandoned wagons, in recent years Metro Trains have stated to stable their maintance fleet here

NN / VZWA class ballast wagons stabled in the Wagon Storage Yard

Thursday 29 April 2010 09:14 AM
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More kinds of junk, including a VZWA flat and a VQGX container wagon

Tuesday 20 April 2010 12:36 PM
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Another look at the rake of wagons for scrapping

Tuesday 20 April 2010 12:34 PM
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Ballast tamper up the far end of the sidings

Tuesday 20 April 2010 12:31 PM
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The first time the brakes would not work, the second time Tottenham Yard was not staffed, same with the third attempt today

Tuesday 20 April 2010 12:30 PM
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Three attempts have been made to send the wagons to the scrappers

Tuesday 20 April 2010 12:29 PM
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VHEF hoppers and an ELX also due to visit the scrap yard

Tuesday 20 April 2010 12:29 PM
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Another rake of stored wagons in the middle of the Reversing Loop

Tuesday 20 April 2010 07:43 AM
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Stored wagons in the middle of the Reversing Loop, including the Fire Attack Train tankers

Tuesday 20 April 2010 07:41 AM
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Stored wagons in the middle of the Reversing Loop

Tuesday 20 April 2010 07:27 AM
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Old sign for the North Melbourne wagon repair shops

Sunday 1 November 2009 17:58 PM
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Including a rake of CHOY ballast hoppers, a rake of open spoil wagons, the rail discharge wagon, and a lot of old junk

Thursday 21 May 2009 08:18 AM
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Way and works wagons stored in the Wagon Storage Yard

Thursday 21 May 2009 08:16 AM
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Stored wagons at North Melbourne

Friday 27 March 2009 08:49 AM
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Miscellaneous wagons stored at the city end of the Wagon Storage Yard

Friday 4 July 2008 08:55 AM
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Wagon Storage Yard a bit thinned out, the rake of ELXs used for carrying spoil are the only usable wagons

Friday 4 July 2008 08:54 AM
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Wagon Storage Yard with one track relaid in concrete, a stray set of points still in another track

Friday 4 July 2008 08:53 AM
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Welded rail, ballast, spoil and sleeper discharge trains stabled at the Wagon Storage Yard, along with a lot of junk wagons

Monday 5 March 2007 15:28 PM
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Elderly stock at the Wagon Storage Yard: a GH hopper and container wagons, VHEF hoppers and sleeper discharge wagons, then VZMA ballast hoppers

Monday 26 February 2007 13:45 PM
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W260 and some junk wagons at the Wagon Storage Yard after transfer from Tocumwal a few weeks earlier

Monday 16 October 2006 16:06 PM
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Mixed bag of stored open, flat, sleeper and hopper wagons in the Wagon Storage Yard at North Melbourne

Thursday 5 October 2006 16:06 PM
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Stored way and works vehicles in the Wagon Storage Yard

Mostly open spoil and the 'cage' sleeper discharge wagons

Monday 8 August 2005 16:49 PM
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