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14 photos taken on Saturday, 10 March 2012.

Z3.188 travels along the reserved track behind Highpoint shopping centre

On route 82 Moonee Ponds bound

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:35 AM
Viewed 955 times
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's north-western suburbs

Z3.150 travels along the reserved track behind Highpoint shopping centre

On route 82 Footscray bound

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:35 AM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's north-western suburbs

Substation 'Mg' side view of original building, showing transformer bays

Built during in WW2 amongst the munitions factories, the substation was camouflaged at the bottom of an abandoned quarry to avoid it being targeted by air strikes

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:40 AM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'Mg' rear view of original building, showing traction feeders

Commissioned in 1941: http://tdu.to/85839.msg

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:42 AM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'Mg' traction feeders back to Maribyrnong Road via a private road

A replacement substation was commissioned in 2010: http://tdu.to/166178.msg

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:46 AM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Substation 'Mg' traction feeders back to Maribyrnong Road via a private road

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:47 AM
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In album: Melbourne tramway traction substations

Z3.121 awaits departure time from the West Maribyrnong terminus

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:50 AM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's north-western suburbs

Z3.121 at the West Maribyrnong terminus, the defence establishment in the background

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:51 AM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's north-western suburbs

End of the line for route 57 at West Maribyrnong

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:52 AM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's north-western suburbs

Z3.121 at the end of the line for route 57 at West Maribyrnong

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:52 AM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's north-western suburbs

Quite a few Z3 class trams on Maribyrnong Road

Saturday 10 March 2012 11:59 AM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's north-western suburbs

Z3.121 heads into town on route 57, crossing the Maribyrnong River bridge in Maribyrnong

Saturday 10 March 2012 12:00 PM
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In album: Yarra Trams - Melbourne's north-western suburbs

Maribyrnong River bridge, carrying the route 57 and 82 trams west

Saturday 10 March 2012 12:01 PM
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In album: Melbourne tram tracks

Ryans #37 2237AO with a route 468 service on Maribyrnong Road

Saturday 10 March 2012 12:02 PM
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In album: Ryans Bus Service