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80 photos taken on Sunday, 26 August 2012.

X'Trapolis 83M shunts out over the Eltham trestle bridge

26 August 2012 09:47 AM
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(3 times this week, 32 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Clifton Hill group

Up train from Flinders Street crosses the Eltham trestle bridge

26 August 2012 09:57 AM
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In album: Steamrail - Hurstbridge Wattle Festival 2012

Eltham substation, traction feeds

26 August 2012 10:49 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Eltham substation, rectifier transformer and regulator (?)

26 August 2012 10:49 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Eltham substation, auxiliary and signalling transformers

26 August 2012 10:49 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Eltham substation, 22 kV mains power feed

26 August 2012 10:50 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Eltham substation, commissioned in 1958 with 1,000 kW capacity

26 August 2012 10:50 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Up shuttle approaches Allendale Road

26 August 2012 11:18 AM
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In album: Steamrail - Hurstbridge Wattle Festival 2012

Down shuttle passes beneath the 500 kV transmission lines at Diamond Creek

The lines run from South Morang to Ringwood

26 August 2012 11:31 AM
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In album: Steamrail - Hurstbridge Wattle Festival 2012

Signaller waves to the passengers on the special at Diamond Creek

26 August 2012 11:41 AM
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In album: Steamrail - Hurstbridge Wattle Festival 2012

Additional Myki exit still out of use at Diamond Creek station

26 August 2012 11:42 AM
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In album: Myki

Wattle Glen substation, traction feeds to the overhead

Gippsland-style stanchions were used when the substation was opened, but the rest of the line still used wooden poles

26 August 2012 11:51 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Wattle Glen substation, traction feeds 223/1 and 221/2

26 August 2012 11:51 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Wattle Glen substation, commissioned in 1961 with 1,500 kW capacity

26 August 2012 11:52 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Wattle Glen substation, signalling and auxiliary transformers

26 August 2012 11:53 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Wattle Glen substation, switchyard and main transformer

26 August 2012 11:54 AM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Hurstbridge substation, traction feeds 223/1 and 229/1

26 August 2012 12:05 PM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Quadrant lever and plunger locking for the home signal at the up end of Hurstbridge

26 August 2012 12:05 PM
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In album: Melbourne signals and signalling equipment

Hurstbridge substation, commissioned in 1993

Around 2,000 kW capacity, it was added to supply the auxiliary load of Comeng trains stabled in the yard

26 August 2012 12:05 PM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Hurstbridge substation traction feeds

26 August 2012 12:05 PM
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In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

X'Trapolis 861M departs Hurstbridge on the up

26 August 2012 12:08 PM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Clifton Hill group

Sitting in the platform at Hurstbridge awaiting departure time

26 August 2012 12:11 PM
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In album: Steamrail - Hurstbridge Wattle Festival 2012

Signal base and incomplete trainstop outside Hurstbridge

Part of the resignalling works for the line

26 August 2012 12:16 PM
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In album: Melbourne signals and signalling equipment

Up shuttle departs Hurstbridge with K153 in the lead

26 August 2012 12:18 PM
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In album: Steamrail - Hurstbridge Wattle Festival 2012