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Melbourne tram tracks

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

Track embedded in concrete atop Melbourne Central railway station on La Trobe Street

19 April 2014 16:49 PM
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Driving jumping out of the tram to change defective automatic points at the corner of Abbotsford Street and Flemington Road

11 March 2014 09:22 AM
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15 km/h speed limit over the King Street crossover in Bourke Street

16 September 2013 13:59 PM
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More potholes around the mass concrete tram track

Dodgy track on route 59, along Pascoe Vale Road at Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds

1 June 2013 16:29 PM
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Dodgy track on route 59, along Pascoe Vale Road at Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds

1 June 2013 16:28 PM
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Another look at the bodgy rail replacement on Pascoe Vale Road

1 June 2013 16:28 PM
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And potholes in the mass concrete tram track!

On Pascoe Vale Road at Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds

1 June 2013 16:28 PM
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Really bodgy looking replacement rail in mass concrete track on route 59

On Pascoe Vale Road at Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds

1 June 2013 16:27 PM
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Asphalt repairs to mass concrete track on route 59

On Pascoe Vale Road at Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds

1 June 2013 16:27 PM
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Original location for the temporary crossover marked on Elizabeth Street, between Little Lonsdale and La Trobe Streets

22 May 2013 16:34 PM
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'Start run in ramp' marked on the asphalt on Elizabeth Street

Original plan for the temporary crossover was to place it here, between Little Lonsdale and La Trobe Streets

22 May 2013 16:34 PM
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Replacement crossover on Elizabeth Street at Lonsdale Street, looking north

22 May 2013 16:32 PM
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Lonsdale Street crossover on Elizabeth Street

8 May 2013 17:24 PM
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Indicator lamps for a defective set of automatic points

Only the bottom (straight) or middle (diverge) lamps should be lit - not both

16 February 2013 16:51 PM
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Temporary welded repairs made to a dodgy rail joint

On Elizabeth Street at Collins

8 February 2013 08:53 AM
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Signage for outbound trams at Port Junction

The yellow sign says 'Compulsory stop Port Melbourne trams must give way to St Kilda Beach trams'

20 January 2013 11:39 AM
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Corrugated road surface beneath the tram tracks on Hawthorn Road, East Brighton

Presumably the wooden sleepers that support the tracks have rotten, leaving the road surface to subside

24 November 2012 09:24 AM
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Three track section of tramway on St Kilda Road at the Arts Centre

23 November 2012 15:24 PM
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60 km/h speed limit sign above the overhead on Flemington Road

5 September 2012 17:00 PM
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Junction of routes 59 and 55 at Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne

5 September 2012 16:59 PM
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Looking east at the La Trobe and William Street intersection

With south-to-east and north-to-west curves

29 July 2012 14:31 PM
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Hanning & Kahl cover over their electric points mechanism

The point blades and frogs are manufactured by Davies & Baird (D&B)

29 July 2012 12:50 PM
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Roadside equipment cabinet associated with a set of V-tag points

28 July 2012 11:36 AM
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North to west curves at the corner of William and La Trobe Streets

24 June 2012 12:20 PM
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