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Melbourne tram tracks

Tram tracks, pointwork, junctions, signals and so on from around the Melbourne tram network.

'Give way to route 96' notice for westbound trams on Carlisle Street

27 July 2016 13:12 PM
Viewed 346 times
(4 times this week, 9 times this month, 44 times this year)

Deteriorating pointwork at the Acland Street tram terminus

27 July 2016 13:01 PM
Viewed 518 times
(4 times this week, 10 times this month, 57 times this year)

Fraser Street tram stop on the St Kilda light rail

27 July 2016 12:49 PM
Viewed 616 times
(2 times this week, 20 times this month, 120 times this year)

Middle Park crossover on the St Kilda light rail

27 July 2016 12:49 PM
Viewed 438 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 64 times this year)

Remnant railway signal mast on the St Kilda light rail, citybound at South Melbourne

27 July 2016 12:44 PM
Viewed 963 times
(2 times this week, 28 times this month, 128 times this year)

Asphalt around the diamond crossing at Domain Interchange is already starting to break up

22 April 2016 13:49 PM
Viewed 601 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 104 times this year)

Loose sand has been washed out of the rail grooves following recent rain

22 April 2016 13:11 PM
Viewed 423 times
(9 times this month, 57 times this year)

East to north curves at Flinders and Spencer Street locked out of use

21 January 2016 13:55 PM
Viewed 408 times
(2 times this month, 29 times this year)

East to north curves at Flinders and Spencer Street locked out of use

21 January 2016 13:55 PM
Viewed 424 times
(1 time this month, 46 times this year)

North to east curves at Spencer and Flinders Street locked out of use

21 January 2016 13:54 PM
Viewed 414 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 78 times this year)

North to east curves at Spencer and Flinders Street locked out of use

Note the derailment marks in the asphalt just beyond the points

21 January 2016 13:54 PM
Viewed 389 times
(3 times this month, 43 times this year)

Reserved track on route 82 with concrete poured around the sleepers

7 January 2016 18:25 PM
Viewed 514 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 46 times this year)

Expansion joint in the tram rails on the south side of Princes Bridge

14 November 2015 09:24 AM
Viewed 2579 times
(4 times this week, 28 times this month, 201 times this year)

PTC-era 'Tram Accident Blackspot Area' sign

10 September 2015 13:10 PM
Viewed 435 times
(4 times this month, 51 times this year)

Wheel measuring sensors in the tracks outside Southbank Depot

10 September 2015 12:49 PM
Viewed 388 times
(3 times this month, 30 times this year)

Wheel measuring sensors in the tracks outside Southbank Depot

10 September 2015 12:49 PM
Viewed 444 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 58 times this year)

Wheel measuring sensors in the tracks outside Southbank Depot

10 September 2015 12:49 PM
Viewed 411 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 54 times this year)

Automatic wheel measuring station outside the east entrance to Southbank Depot

Laser based sensors are located either side of the rail to measure the wheels of each tram entering the depot, the results of which are forwarded to maintenance crews.

26 July 2015 10:51 AM
Viewed 454 times
(8 times this month, 50 times this year)

Cut away edge of the westbound platform at the corner of Flinders and Spencer Street

Presumably E class trams were hitting the edge while turning here?

25 June 2015 12:50 PM
Viewed 457 times
(4 times this month, 46 times this year)

Cut away edge of the westbound platform at the corner of Flinders and Spencer Street

Presumably E class trams were hitting the edge while turning here?

25 June 2015 12:50 PM
Viewed 410 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 36 times this year)

Newly installed crossover at Swanston Street and Flinders Lane

10 June 2015 14:26 PM
Viewed 540 times
(3 times this month, 78 times this year)

Scissors crossover at the Waterfront City tram terminus

5 February 2015 12:41 PM
Viewed 743 times
(2 times this month, 88 times this year)

15 km/h speed limit on the route 55 reserved track between Brunswick Road and Park Street

25 January 2015 11:44 AM
Viewed 578 times
(8 times this month, 51 times this year)

'Elektroline' traffic signals for the point indicators at Flinders and Spencer Street

22 January 2015 13:13 PM
Viewed 479 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 58 times this year)
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Viewed 2679 times (9 times this week, 32 times this month, 325 times this year)