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El Zorro mineral sands train

The mineral sands train was operated by El Zorro and runs on an irregular basis between Melbourne and Portland, to transport titanium and zircon mineral sands processed by Iluka Resources at Hamilton

Up hill and down dale

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:41 PM
Viewed 811 times, 17 times this year)

Tail end of the train

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:41 PM
Viewed 792 times, 28 times this year)

Headed around the curve towards Mininera

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:40 PM
Viewed 783 times
(1 time this month, 22 times this year)

Twenty five kilometres along the line, and the sun finally comes out near Mininera

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:40 PM
Viewed 925 times, 23 times this year)

After missing a shot at Mount Emu Creek, approaching the station site at Pura Pura

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:20 PM
Viewed 959 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 23 times this year)

Running through the main line at Vite Vite

Signals at the approach end of the loop, equipped with DICE (Driver Initiated Control Equipment)

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:14 PM
Viewed 1013 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 25 times this year)

Clear signal for the main line at Vite Vite Loop

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:13 PM
Viewed 946 times, 13 times this year)

Under the avenue of trees at Vite Vite

Saturday 30 May 2009 14:13 PM
Viewed 1166 times
(1 time this month, 21 times this year)

Passing the level crossing at Lismore where NR33 got written off

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:58 PM
Viewed 933 times, 24 times this year)

Coming out of an avenue of trees at Lismore

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:57 PM
Viewed 1075 times, 19 times this year)

Passing the down end of the loop at Berrybank

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:46 PM
Viewed 814 times, 16 times this year)

Silos in the background at Berrybank

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:46 PM
Viewed 875 times, 22 times this year)

Passing the station building at Berrybank

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:46 PM
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Headed through the trees off towards Berrybank

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:28 PM
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Climbing up towards the highway crossing at Duverney

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:28 PM
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Climbing up towards the highway crossing at Duverney

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:28 PM
Viewed 998 times, 17 times this year)

Powering through the station site at Cressy

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:21 PM
Viewed 950 times, 21 times this year)

Headed out of the big dipper at Wingeel

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:12 PM
Viewed 856 times, 12 times this year)

Headed out of the big dipper at Wingeel

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:12 PM
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T386 and 4816 outside Wingeel

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:08 PM
Viewed 896 times
(1 time this month, 14 times this year)

Powering out of Wingeel Loop

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:08 PM
Viewed 831 times, 18 times this year)

Crossing Mia Mia Creek outside of Wingeel Loop

Saturday 30 May 2009 13:08 PM
Viewed 962 times, 22 times this year)

Between Inverleigh and Wingeel

Saturday 30 May 2009 12:58 PM
Viewed 876 times, 22 times this year)

Around the curves at Murgheboluc

Saturday 30 May 2009 12:42 PM
Viewed 946 times, 21 times this year)
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