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40 photos taken on Saturday, 5 October 2013.

Six excavators breaking up concrete at the corner of Bourke and Elizabeth Streets

5 October 2013 08:52 AM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Signage directing pedestrians around the work site

Showing how far it is to the nearest crossing point around the work site

5 October 2013 08:52 AM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Removing lengths of old rail from the broken up tram tracks

5 October 2013 08:52 AM
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(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 88 times this year)

In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Jackhammer equipped excavators at work breaking up concrete

5 October 2013 08:53 AM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Breaking up concrete at the corner of Bourke and Elizabeth Streets

5 October 2013 08:54 AM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

New 'H' crossing delivered to the corner of Bourke and Elizabeth Streets

5 October 2013 08:54 AM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Breaking up concrete at the corner of Bourke and Elizabeth Streets

5 October 2013 08:54 AM
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(2 times this week, 12 times this month, 76 times this year)

In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Breaking up concrete at the corner of Bourke and Elizabeth Streets

5 October 2013 08:55 AM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Looking east down Bourke Street to the work site

5 October 2013 08:56 AM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

X41 and X42 southbound in Tottenham Yard, waiting for a signal towards Melbourne

Note the RRL works on the suburban tracks to the left

5 October 2013 09:38 AM
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In album: Locomotives, light engines, and lashups

X41 leads X42 onto the goods lines at West Footscray Junction

With RRL works having demolished the original West Footscray station

5 October 2013 09:43 AM
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In album: Locomotives, light engines, and lashups

Passing the remains of West Footscray, X41 leads X42 towards Melbourne

5 October 2013 09:44 AM
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In album: Locomotives, light engines, and lashups

Sita operated bus on rail replacement duties at West Footscray

5 October 2013 10:11 AM
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In album: Regional Rail Link rail replacement buses

Sita operated bus passes the new West Footscray station

5 October 2013 10:11 AM
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In album: Regional Rail Link rail replacement buses

Sita operated bus passes the remains of the old West Footscray station

5 October 2013 10:11 AM
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In album: Regional Rail Link rail replacement buses

Transdev bus #407 rego 5907AO crosses the Albert Street bridge in Footscray with a route 220 service

In a patched Melbourne Bus Link livery

5 October 2013 11:07 AM
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In album: Transdev Melbourne

Broken up concrete between the rails on Elizabeth Street at Collins Street

5 October 2013 18:58 PM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

'Tram overhead live past this sign' notice on Elizabeth Street at Collins Street

Trams are still running on Collins Street, so the overhead wires are still live. The 'tiger battens' serve as an additional warning

5 October 2013 18:58 PM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Replacement rail in place on Elizabeth Street near Collins Street

5 October 2013 19:00 PM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

E.6001 westbound on Collins Street at Queen Street

5 October 2013 20:22 PM
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In album: E class tram testing and first day

E.6002 follows behind, also on a test run down Collins Street

Note the fleet number is on the top of the windscreen, unlike E.6001 which had it at the bottom

5 October 2013 20:23 PM
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In album: E class tram testing and first day

Tail end of E.6002 on trial along Collins Street

5 October 2013 20:23 PM
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In album: E class tram testing and first day

Rail joint completed, the road backfilled with concrete

5 October 2013 20:28 PM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works

Excavators removing rubble from Elizabeth Street at Collins Street

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5 October 2013 20:29 PM
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In album: Elizabeth Street tram works