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26 photos taken on Sunday, 25 September 2011.

Operations car and R10 recovery truck in attendance on Union Road, Ascot Vale

Sunday 25 September 2011 00:08 AM
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(2 times this month, 26 times this year)

In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Mechanics in a scissor lift trunk tie down the pantograph of D2.5002

Sunday 25 September 2011 00:09 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Still working on the pantograph and overhead

Sunday 25 September 2011 00:10 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

D2.5017 waiting on Showgrounds Loop to recover her classmate

Sunday 25 September 2011 00:13 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Dysons bus operates a tram replacement service along Union Road in Ascot Vale, with a 'City-Elizabeth Street 57' destination board

Sunday 25 September 2011 00:19 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 30 times this year)

In album: Yarra Trams tram replacement buses

Recovery truck R10 pushes D2.5002 along the tracks

Sunday 25 September 2011 00:23 AM
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(1 time this month, 16 times this year)

In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Still pushing the tram along from behind

Sunday 25 September 2011 00:24 AM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 25 times this year)

In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

The pantograph was still too high to clear the bridges, so time to cut it off

Sunday 25 September 2011 01:06 AM
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(5 times this month, 41 times this year)

In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Two trams are now coupled, R10 ready to follow them home

Sunday 25 September 2011 01:19 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Drawbar connected between trams D2.5002 and D2.5017

Sunday 25 September 2011 01:20 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Drawbar connected between trams D2.5002 and D2.5017

Sunday 25 September 2011 01:20 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

D2.5017 ready to tow her failed classmate home

Sunday 25 September 2011 01:22 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Pair of D2s trundle down Epson Road at a slow speed

Sunday 25 September 2011 01:31 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Heading along Racecourse Road in Flemington with R10 following behind

Sunday 25 September 2011 01:36 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Having made it under the Craigieburn line rail bridge, the pair of D2 pass through the Newmarket shopping strip

Sunday 25 September 2011 01:39 AM
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In album: Rescuing a failed D2 class tram, September 2012

Coote liveried 8037 and R&H Transport liveried 44209 stabled outside the RTS shed at Dynon

Sunday 25 September 2011 08:38 AM
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(9 times this week, 12 times this month, 68 times this year)

In album: Gemco Rail, South Dynon

Abandoned tram tracks on Harbour Esplanade in Docklands, looking south

Sunday 25 September 2011 08:52 AM
Viewed 1912 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 61 times this year)

In album: Melbourne tram tracks

Abandoned tram tracks on Harbour Esplanade in Docklands, looking north

Replaced by the current tracks running along the middle of Harbour Esplanade

Sunday 25 September 2011 08:52 AM
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(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 56 times this year)

In album: Melbourne tram tracks

'Klondyke' dressed up as Thomas the Tank Engine at the Searoad Ferries open day

Sunday 25 September 2011 10:47 AM
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(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 65 times this year)

In album: Bellarine Peninsula Railway

Double compound slipping into the water outside shed 21 (the VR never called 'em double slips...)

Sunday 25 September 2011 11:25 AM
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In album: Victoria Dock

D2.5014 advertising 'Dare Iced Coffee' running a Showgrounds special on Epsom Road, Ascot Vale

Sunday 25 September 2011 16:29 PM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Flemington Racecourse and Melbourne Showgrounds specials

EDI Comeng 457M crosses the Epsom Road bridge on a Showgrounds service

Sunday 25 September 2011 16:30 PM
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In album: Special trains to Flemington Racecourse and Melbourne Showgrounds

Standard gauge P13 stabled all alone beside the turntable at South Dynon

Sunday 25 September 2011 16:43 PM
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In album: V/Line - standard gauge workshops and shunting

RTL still stored at South Dynon, in the same yard but moved out into the open

Sunday 25 September 2011 16:45 PM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 39 times this year)

In album: Road Transferable Locomotive