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75 photos taken on Sunday, 5 February 2012.

Substation 'G': traction power feeds from the east terminate outside substation

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:31 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'G': located in the car park at Glenhuntly Depot

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:33 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'G': traction power feeds from the west terminate outside substation

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:33 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

'Greendepot' sign outside Glenhuntly Depot

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:36 PM
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In album: Glenhuntly Depot

Outside the main office building at Glenhuntly Depot

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:40 PM
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In album: Glenhuntly Depot

Passing the entrance to Glenhuntly Depot, Z3.225 heads for the city on route 67

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:43 PM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's south-eastern suburbs

Substation 'G': rats nest of feeder cables change direction on Glenhuntly Road

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:44 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Point indicators at the corner of Glenhuntly and Hawthorn Roads

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:47 PM
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In album: Melbourne tram tracks

Westbound at Glenhuntly Road‎, points leading north and south on Hawthorn Road

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:47 PM
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In album: Melbourne tram tracks

Substation 'E' on Chapel Street between Carlisle and Inkerman Streets

Commissioned in 1966 or thereabouts: http://tdu.to/85253.msg

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:58 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'E': feeder cables from the south terminate outside the substation

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:58 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'E': feeder cables from the north terminate outside the substation

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:58 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'E': section insulators and feeder cables outside the substation

Sunday 5 February 2012 19:59 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'St': pair of 11 kV transformers in an external compound

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:07 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'St': Yarra Trams "Danger 11,000 volts AC" sign

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:08 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'St': feeder cables from the north and south terminate on nearby Punt Road

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:10 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'St': Punt Road has no trams, but it does have tramway feeder cables

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:10 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'St': the power company have installed a new pole and swapped their lines over, but Yarra Trams still have to move theirs

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:11 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'St': Greville Street in Prahran, near Punt Road

Commissioned in 1966 or thereabouts: http://tdu.to/85253.msg

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:12 PM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Scissor lift truck eastbound on Toorak Road

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:22 PM
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In album: Yarra Trams road fleet

With powerline works coming up on Toorak Road, the Yarra Trams crew work to de-energise the overhead

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:23 PM
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In album: Yarra Trams road fleet

Scissor lift truck deployed on Toorak Road, the crew disconnecting the traction feeder cables to isolate the overhead

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:25 PM
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In album: Yarra Trams road fleet

One set of feeder cables isolated from the trolley wire, the crew continue down Toorak Road to disconnect some more

Sunday 5 February 2012 20:26 PM
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In album: Yarra Trams road fleet