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62 photos taken on Saturday, 4 January 2014.

X41 stabled at Kensington for the weekend

4 January 2014 10:48 AM
Viewed 698 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 79 times this year)

In album: Pacific National Kensington grain

Shunt locomotives Y129 and Y163 sit in the yard with stabled carriages and vans

4 January 2014 10:57 AM
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(7 times this month, 70 times this year)

In album: V/Line workshops, yards and shunting

Bentleigh substation, traction feeders to the mainline

4 January 2014 11:30 AM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 83 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Bentleigh substation, commissioned in 1957 with 1,500 kW capacity

4 January 2014 11:32 AM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 80 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Bentleigh substation, modernised switchgear and main transformer

4 January 2014 11:32 AM
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(1 time this week, 32 times this month, 112 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Bentleigh substation, modernised auxiliary and signal power transformers

4 January 2014 11:33 AM
Viewed 696 times
(18 times this month, 105 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, with partially modernised switchgear and transformers

4 January 2014 11:50 AM
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(9 times this month, 82 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, brick walls around the transformer yard

4 January 2014 11:50 AM
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(8 times this month, 73 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, traction feeders to the main line

4 January 2014 11:50 AM
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(6 times this month, 77 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

PSO pod under construction on the up platform at Highett

4 January 2014 11:51 AM
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(8 times this month, 75 times this year)

In album: Protective Services Officers

Highett substation, commissioned in 1956 with 1,500 kW capacity

4 January 2014 11:51 AM
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(9 times this month, 97 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, the original transformers contain asbestos

4 January 2014 11:53 AM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 87 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, the original transformers contain polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)

4 January 2014 11:53 AM
Viewed 587 times
(5 times this month, 59 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, located in the railway station car park beside houses

4 January 2014 11:54 AM
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(6 times this month, 92 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, original 1920s building converted into apartments

Originally fed by electricity at 25 Hz, operating three 1,500 kW capacity rotary converters

4 January 2014 12:12 PM
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(2 times this week, 24 times this month, 283 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, commissioned in 1956 with 1,500 kW capacity

4 January 2014 12:13 PM
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(5 times this month, 85 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, 22 kV switchgear controls the feeds to other Frankston line substations

4 January 2014 12:13 PM
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(14 times this month, 96 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, one of two 22 kV feeders from the up direction terminates

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4 January 2014 12:13 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 87 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, 22 kV feeders terminate in the up and down directions

4 January 2014 12:13 PM
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(8 times this month, 98 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, traction feeders 424/1, 428/1, 425/1 and 429/1

4 January 2014 12:14 PM
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(13 times this month, 100 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, modernised transformer and switchgear in the yard

4 January 2014 12:14 PM
Viewed 723 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 92 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, 1920s original towers over the current switchyard

4 January 2014 12:14 PM
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(8 times this month, 90 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mordialloc substation, traction feeders 431/1, 429/3, 430/1 and 428/3

4 January 2014 13:20 PM
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(10 times this month, 104 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mordialloc substation, commissioned in 1956 with 1,500 kW capacity

4 January 2014 13:23 PM
Viewed 706 times
(18 times this month, 105 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations