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62 photos taken on Wednesday, 15 February 2012.

Z3.165 stops for passengers on William Street, at the Collins Street stop on route 55 northbound

15 February 2012 15:22 PM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne CBD and Docklands

Tram stop on Collins Street at William Street: six different route numbers

Including the route 11, route 31 and route 42 shortworkings

15 February 2012 15:25 PM
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In album: Melbourne tram stops

National Bus #935 on a route 237 services completes a hook turn on Collins Street at William Street

With a Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle bus in the queue behind

15 February 2012 15:26 PM
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In album: National Bus Company

Mezzanine floor all emptied out, to be the new Safeway supermarket

15 February 2012 15:31 PM
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In album: Southern Cross Station

The narrow passageway to the suburban platforms at the Collins Street end

15 February 2012 15:32 PM
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In album: Southern Cross Station

Relocated Metcard machines on the Collins Street concourse: if they waited a month or so they could've just pulled them out!

15 February 2012 15:33 PM
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In album: Southern Cross Station

It seems the path will get a bit wider: they are demolishing a bit of shops to the south

15 February 2012 15:34 PM
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In album: Southern Cross Station

Pair of Alstom Comengs stabled between peaks in the Layby sidings

15 February 2012 15:37 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - inner suburban

Passing Comeng 574M at Franklin Street Junction

15 February 2012 15:37 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - inner suburban

VSH carriage set stabled for the day in the train wash siding at Dudley Street

15 February 2012 15:37 PM
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In album: V/Line workshops, yards and shunting

VLocity 3VL35 sitting at South Kensington, waiting to head empty cars to Southern Cross to form a down Traralgon service

15 February 2012 15:42 PM
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In album: V/Line workshops, yards and shunting

Arriving at Newport on a Hitachi, with a 6-car EDI Comeng in the Altona sidings to form a Laverton shuttle

15 February 2012 15:51 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Hitachi reflected in a mirror at Newport

15 February 2012 15:53 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Down trip, 4pm. Police and Metro staff stand over the body bag

15 February 2012 15:59 PM
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In album: Body bag at Williamstown Beach, February 2012

Cars banked up at the Giffard Street level crossing in Williamstown

15 February 2012 16:04 PM
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In album: Level crossings

Arriving into Williamstown station on a slow speed light, due to some kind of signal failure

15 February 2012 16:09 PM
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In album: Melbourne signals and signalling equipment

Schoolboys wander down the tracks after leaving the train at Williamstown

15 February 2012 16:11 PM
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In album: Accidents and dimwits

Hitachi 292M on arrival at Williamstown station

15 February 2012 16:11 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Our train stuck at Williamstown, Metro staff working on getting the points thrown over

15 February 2012 16:19 PM
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In album: Failing rail infrastructure of Melbourne

Still working on the points, at least the 'B' light of the signal is now lit

15 February 2012 16:20 PM
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In album: Failing rail infrastructure of Melbourne

Arriving into Williamstown Beach on a Hitachi, a dozen waiting passengers on the up platform looking over to a corpse

15 February 2012 16:28 PM
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In album: Body bag at Williamstown Beach, February 2012

30 minutes later, Metro staff and Victoria Police still waiting for someone to collect the body from the platform

15 February 2012 16:29 PM
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In album: Body bag at Williamstown Beach, February 2012

Camshaft unit of a Comeng, removed from the underside of the M car

The contactors inside the box switch resistors and traction motor windings in and out of various combinations, providing speed control of the train.

15 February 2012 16:32 PM
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In album: Melbourne suburban bits and pieces

X'Trapolis 956M stabled at Newport Workshops

15 February 2012 16:35 PM
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In album: Newport Workshops: Downer Group and Siemens Rail