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Melbourne tram tracks

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

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

Friday 22 April 2016 13:49 PM
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Loose sand has been washed out of the rail grooves following recent rain

Friday 22 April 2016 13:11 PM
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(4 times this month, 105 times this year)

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

Thursday 21 January 2016 13:55 PM
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East to north curves at Flinders and Spencer Street locked out of use

Thursday 21 January 2016 13:55 PM
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(9 times this month, 102 times this year)

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

Thursday 21 January 2016 13:54 PM
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(7 times this month, 102 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

Thursday 21 January 2016 13:54 PM
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(9 times this month, 107 times this year)

Reserved track on route 82 with concrete poured around the sleepers

Thursday 7 January 2016 18:25 PM
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(5 times this month, 101 times this year)

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

Saturday 14 November 2015 09:24 AM
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(19 times this month, 302 times this year)

PTC-era 'Tram Accident Blackspot Area' sign

Thursday 10 September 2015 13:10 PM
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(10 times this month, 140 times this year)

Wheel measuring sensors in the tracks outside Southbank Depot

Thursday 10 September 2015 12:49 PM
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Wheel measuring sensors in the tracks outside Southbank Depot

Thursday 10 September 2015 12:49 PM
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Wheel measuring sensors in the tracks outside Southbank Depot

Thursday 10 September 2015 12:49 PM
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(5 times this month, 103 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.

Sunday 26 July 2015 10:51 AM
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(5 times this month, 137 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?

Thursday 25 June 2015 12:50 PM
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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?

Thursday 25 June 2015 12:50 PM
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(6 times this month, 105 times this year)

Newly installed crossover at Swanston Street and Flinders Lane

Wednesday 10 June 2015 14:26 PM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 109 times this year)

Scissors crossover at the Waterfront City tram terminus

Thursday 5 February 2015 12:41 PM
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(7 times this month, 177 times this year)

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

Sunday 25 January 2015 11:44 AM
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(19 times this month, 182 times this year)

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

Thursday 22 January 2015 13:13 PM
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(5 times this month, 112 times this year)

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

Thursday 22 January 2015 13:13 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 120 times this year)

Crossover at the Batman Park tram stop on Spencer Street

Tuesday 30 December 2014 17:24 PM
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(11 times this month, 189 times this year)

Marks in the asphalt marks the former west to north curves at Camberwell Junction

The curves were removed by Yarra Trams in 2001 in order to 'beautify' the area! http://www.yarratrams.com.au/media-centre/news/articles/2001/project-daylight-hits-camberwell/

Wednesday 24 December 2014 17:32 PM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 110 times this year)

Junction of routes 70 and 75 at Camberwell Junction

Wednesday 24 December 2014 17:30 PM
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(13 times this month, 149 times this year)

South to west curves at the corner of Glenferrie and Riversdale Roads

Wednesday 24 December 2014 16:53 PM
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(16 times this month, 135 times this year)
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