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83 photos taken on Wednesday, 25 July 2012.

Morning fog covers the City Railway viaduct in Belmore Park

25 July 2012 06:47 AM
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In album: Railway stations of suburban Sydney

Fog shrouds the Sydney Central clock tower

25 July 2012 07:02 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 24 times this year)

In album: Railway stations of suburban Sydney

Inside a monorail carriage

Supposedly you can fit 27 people in here, with only 8 seats?

25 July 2012 07:23 AM
Viewed 1121 times
(7 times this week, 10 times this month, 95 times this year)

In album: Sydney Monorail

Monorail platform side of World Square station

This version opened in 2005, but with original turnstiles

25 July 2012 07:24 AM
Viewed 1439 times
(6 times this week, 9 times this month, 68 times this year)

In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Monorail platform side of Galeries Victoria station

This version opened in 2000, but with original turnstiles

25 July 2012 07:26 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Monorail platform side of City Centre station

An original, unaltered station building

25 July 2012 07:28 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Around the bend at Market and Sussex Streets

25 July 2012 07:29 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Monorail platform side of Darling Park station

An original, unaltered station building. At 7.30am they are still yet to open

25 July 2012 07:30 AM
Viewed 989 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 30 times this year)

In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Monorail platform side of Harbourside station

An original, unaltered station building

25 July 2012 07:33 AM
Viewed 887 times
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Monorail platform side of Convention station

An original, unaltered station building

25 July 2012 07:34 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Rescue mission for Variotram 2102: it failed near Central Station and needed a town

25 July 2012 07:36 AM
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In album: Sydney Light Rail

Pair of Variotrams coupled together after a recovery mission

Back at the depot in Ultimo

25 July 2012 07:36 AM
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(2 times this month, 25 times this year)

In album: Sydney Light Rail

Monorail sitting on the traverser at the depot

25 July 2012 07:37 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail

Monorail platform side of Paddy's Market station

An original, unaltered station building

25 July 2012 07:39 AM
Viewed 915 times
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Monorail platform side of the unmanned Chinatown station

One of the non-original station buildings

25 July 2012 07:41 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Monorail heading along Pitt Street, arriving into City Centre station

25 July 2012 07:47 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail

Traction power feeds connect to the outside loop bus bars

25 July 2012 07:49 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

It turns out set 4 has a different colour on each side

Green on the outer side of the loop, pink on the inner

25 July 2012 07:53 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail

Set 4 arrives into City Centre station

25 July 2012 07:53 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail

Looking out onto the depot traverser

25 July 2012 08:02 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Smashed up leading carriage of set 1

After an accident in early 2010 the last carriage in set 1 was removed, and used to replace the damaged last carriage in set 4

25 July 2012 08:02 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Windows 7 desktop on display inside the monorail cab

It appears they use a remote desktop program to view a copy of the monorail control system screen back at base

25 July 2012 08:08 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Looking between the monorail carriages through the emergency exit windows

25 July 2012 08:09 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail infrastructure

Headed uphill along Pitt Street towards Galeries Victoria station

25 July 2012 08:10 AM
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In album: Sydney Monorail