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30 photos taken on Saturday, 29 October 2011.

Steamrail's K190 at Brooklyn, headed up to Castlemaine to help out over summer

Saturday 29 October 2011 08:24 AM
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(2 times this month, 65 times this year)

In album: K190 transfer to Castlemaine, 2011

Steamrail's K190 at Brooklyn, headed up to Castlemaine to help out over summer

Saturday 29 October 2011 08:25 AM
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(1 time this month, 55 times this year)

In album: K190 transfer to Castlemaine, 2011

Steamrail's K190 at Brooklyn, headed up to Castlemaine to help out over summer

Saturday 29 October 2011 08:25 AM
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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 63 times this year)

In album: K190 transfer to Castlemaine, 2011

Alstom Comeng arriving into Ginifer on the down

Saturday 29 October 2011 08:44 AM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 76 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Down Comeng bound for Sydenham picking up passengers at Ginifer

Saturday 29 October 2011 08:45 AM
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(1 time this month, 55 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Siemens arriving into Ginifer on the up

Saturday 29 October 2011 08:59 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 70 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Flowers near Ginifer station, for the schoolgirl who walked around the boom gates and got cleaned up by an express train

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:03 AM
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(1 time this month, 75 times this year)

In album: Accidents and dimwits

Flowers near Ginifer station after the latest fatality, the pedestrian crossing is at the down end of the platforms

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:03 AM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 115 times this year)

In album: Accidents and dimwits

Willis Street pedestrian crossing at the down end of Ginifer, and more flowers

Is there something in the tap water around here to see so many fatalities?

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:07 AM
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In album: Accidents and dimwits

3 position 'Style R' colour light signal M603 at St Albans

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:09 AM
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(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 98 times this year)

In album: Melbourne signals and signalling equipment

EDI Comeng on the up between Keilor Plains and St Albans

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:34 AM
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(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 84 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

VLocity 3VL43 departs St Albans on the down

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:36 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 53 times this year)

In album: V/Line around Melbourne

St Albans substation, feeder cables to the overhead, the cables into the substation are underground

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:41 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

St Albans substation, just south of Keilor Plains station, opened with Sydenham electrification in 2002

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:42 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

St Albans substation, colorbond clad shed holding transformers and switchgear

Saturday 29 October 2011 09:42 AM
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(2 times this month, 64 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Extra low overhead wiring along Matthews Avenue, Airport West

Once upon a time the overhead in this section was de-energised except when a tram was using it, due to low flying aircraft at Essendon Airport. The work was done in 1954, but is no longer operational: http://tdu.to/164533.msg?sid=69399

Saturday 29 October 2011 10:30 AM
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(4 times this week, 5 times this month, 74 times this year)

In album: Melbourne tramway overhead

Substation 'Aw' on Matthews Avenue, Airport West

Saturday 29 October 2011 10:30 AM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Tramway only bridge over the Calder Freeway for route 59 at Airport West

Saturday 29 October 2011 10:30 AM
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In album: Melbourne tram tracks

Substation 'Aw': dozens of return jumpers at a tramway traction substation, visible because it's reserved track

Saturday 29 October 2011 10:31 AM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Qantas 747 over the Moonee Ponds Viaduct

Saturday 29 October 2011 11:20 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

R711 crosses the Moonee Ponds Creek viaduct bound for Seymour

Saturday 29 October 2011 11:43 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 149 times this year)

In album: Steamrail - R711 test run to Seymour, October 2011

Substation 'Es' located off track on Queens Street, Essendon

Commissioned in 1943: http://tdu.to/84294.msg

Saturday 29 October 2011 12:01 PM
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(1 time this month, 48 times this year)

In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'Es': 1970s replacement hiding behind the original red brick building

Saturday 29 October 2011 12:02 PM
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(2 times this month, 64 times this year)

In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'Es': traction feeder cables headed through side streets, the substation is located away from the actual tramway

Saturday 29 October 2011 12:02 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations