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Melbourne tram bits and pieces

Photos of bits and pieces on and around Melbourne's trams

Two indicator lights at the No. 2 end of A2 class tram 280

The blue light indicates the next stop, I'm not sure what the orange one means

28 May 2013 14:04 PM
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Traces of the old Yarra Trams logo showing on the side of a C class tram

21 May 2013 13:22 PM
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M>Tram-era signage onboard a Z3 class tram

19 May 2013 10:57 AM
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(5 times this month, 48 times this year)

LED rear stoplight on the dashboard of B2.2128

8 May 2013 16:58 PM
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(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 43 times this year)

'Please use other door(s) on this side of tram' notice on the defective door of a C class tram

29 April 2013 17:39 PM
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(9 times this month, 55 times this year)

D1.3501 named in honour of 'Sir Robert J.H. Risson'

24 April 2013 17:20 PM
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(9 times this month, 57 times this year)

PTV style network map features in an advertisement for 'The Age'

The map is for route 86 between Melbourne Museum and Waterfront City, the wording beneath says 'There are ten foxes per square kilometre in Melbourne. Chances are, we just passed one.'

3 April 2013 08:23 AM
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(6 times this month, 64 times this year)

Protip: there's no point squeezing onto the doorstep, because the tram can't go anywhere while you're there!

Each step has an inlaid pressure sensor interlocked with the door mechanism, so the driver can't close the door until everyone is clear

28 March 2013 18:30 PM
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(7 times this month, 45 times this year)

Depot specific Good Friday Appeal advertisement on a tram

On Glenhuntly depot tram A1.241

20 March 2013 19:21 PM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 63 times this year)

Original Citadis seat coverings covered with filth

14 March 2013 13:20 PM
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(7 times this month, 58 times this year)

Orange priority seat covers inside a Citadis tram

14 March 2013 13:20 PM
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(17 times this month, 72 times this year)

'River St / Maribyrnong' shortworking on the route 57

27 February 2013 19:46 PM
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(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 39 times this year)

'Brunswick Depot' in tiny text on the destination board, combined with a 'd1' route number

27 February 2013 18:56 PM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 40 times this year)

Metcard reader in front of the standing area of a B2 class

One of ten B2 class trams refurbished with the 'Apollo' seating layout

27 February 2013 13:15 PM
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Second 'bumrack' standing area - there is a total of four, one opposite each double door

One of ten B2 class trams refurbished with the 'Apollo' seating layout

27 February 2013 13:15 PM
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(6 times this month, 49 times this year)

Standing area opposite the double doors at the cab end of a B2 class tram

In 2003 ten B2 class trams were refurbished with the 'Apollo' seating layout to maximise the number of passengers who could squeeze on board

27 February 2013 13:15 PM
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(10 times this month, 53 times this year)

Roof view of A2.295

11 February 2013 13:22 PM
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(6 times this month, 41 times this year)

Roof view of a City Circle liveried W class

11 February 2013 12:40 PM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 64 times this year)

Roof view of B2.2067

11 February 2013 12:40 PM
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(7 times this month, 49 times this year)

Pantograph and inter-carriage cables on the roof of a B2 class tram

11 February 2013 12:39 PM
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(15 times this month, 74 times this year)

Yarra Trams Toyota Camry heads south at Swanston and Bourke

8 February 2013 13:55 PM
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(10 times this month, 52 times this year)

PTV branding on tram B2.2049

30 January 2013 17:53 PM
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(8 times this month, 48 times this year)

Route 57a / Melbourne Showground displayed on a D2 class tram

26 January 2013 09:09 AM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 49 times this year)

No trams along La Trobe Street for the next three days, thanks to the Australia Day public holiday Monday

26 January 2013 09:02 AM
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(4 times this month, 41 times this year)
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