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62 photos taken on Saturday, 4 January 2014.

X41 stabled at Kensington for the weekend

Saturday 4 January 2014 10:48 AM
Viewed 949 times
(4 times this month, 87 times this year)

In album: Pacific National Kensington grain

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 10:57 AM
Viewed 886 times
(3 times this month, 70 times this year)

In album: V/Line workshops, yards and shunting

Bentleigh substation, traction feeders to the mainline

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:30 AM
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(3 times this month, 69 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:32 AM
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(3 times this month, 66 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Bentleigh substation, modernised switchgear and main transformer

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:32 AM
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(2 times this month, 59 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Bentleigh substation, modernised auxiliary and signal power transformers

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:33 AM
Viewed 919 times
(1 time this month, 68 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, with partially modernised switchgear and transformers

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:50 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 65 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, brick walls around the transformer yard

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:50 AM
Viewed 945 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 55 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, traction feeders to the main line

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:50 AM
Viewed 885 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 49 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

PSO pod under construction on the up platform at Highett

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:51 AM
Viewed 913 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 64 times this year)

In album: Protective Services Officers

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:51 AM
Viewed 951 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 66 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Highett substation, the original transformers contain asbestos

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:53 AM
Viewed 980 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 106 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 11:54 AM
Viewed 1441 times
(2 times this month, 93 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

Saturday 4 January 2014 12:12 PM
Viewed 2388 times
(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 164 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 12:13 PM
Viewed 1094 times
(2 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

Saturday 4 January 2014 12:13 PM
Viewed 1156 times
(6 times this month, 82 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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Saturday 4 January 2014 12:13 PM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 66 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 12:13 PM
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(2 times this month, 67 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 12:14 PM
Viewed 933 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 57 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, modernised transformer and switchgear in the yard

Saturday 4 January 2014 12:14 PM
Viewed 1032 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 107 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

Mentone substation, 1920s original towers over the current switchyard

Saturday 4 January 2014 12:14 PM
Viewed 1126 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 94 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 13:20 PM
Viewed 972 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 88 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations

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

Saturday 4 January 2014 13:23 PM
Viewed 1014 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 76 times this year)

In album: Melbourne railway traction substations