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34 photos taken on Saturday, 7 February 2015.

More myki readers added to the down platform at Albion station

This is the second attempt to make myki handle crowds of passengers touching off each evening - the original four readers were supplemented by an additional two readers towards the end of the initial rollout.

7 February 2015 08:16 AM
Viewed 650 times
(6 times this week, 5 times this month, 102 times this year)

In album: Myki

TPWS fitted to signal ALB543 on the suburban tracks at Albion

7 February 2015 08:18 AM
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(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 200 times this year)

In album: TPWS in suburban Melbourne

EDI Comeng 377M arrives into Albion on an up service

7 February 2015 08:19 AM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Metro branded 'Rubbish dumping is illegal' sign at St Albans

7 February 2015 08:30 AM
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In album: Signage at Melbourne stations

Stairs and ramps leading up to platform 1 at St Albans

7 February 2015 08:30 AM
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(1 time this week, 115 times this year)

In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Pebblecrete station building on platform 2 and 3 at St Albans

7 February 2015 08:31 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Original platform 1 still in place across the Main Road level crossing

Use until the early-2000s by V/Line trains - it was replaced by the current platform 1 as part of the Watergardens extension. The original platform 2 was replaced by platform 2 and 3 back in the 1950s.

7 February 2015 08:31 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Passengers waiting for a citybound train on platform 1 at St Albans

7 February 2015 08:32 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Up end of the platforms at St Albans

7 February 2015 08:32 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Down end of the platforms at St Albans

7 February 2015 08:33 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Siemens train arrives into St Albans with an up service

7 February 2015 08:33 AM
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In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - Northern group

Freshly refurbished bogie beneath a Siemens train

7 February 2015 08:34 AM
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In album: Melbourne suburban bits and pieces

Up end of platforms 2 and 3 at St Albans

7 February 2015 08:35 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Signals 20 and 22 for up trains departing St Albans platforms 2 and 3 respectively

7 February 2015 08:35 AM
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In album: Melbourne signals and signalling equipment

Looking down platform 2 and 3 at St Albans

With platform 1 sitting on stilts on the opposite side

7 February 2015 08:35 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Departure end of platform 3 at St Albans station

Until the extension to Watergardens every suburban train had to terminate here - the stabling sidings are beside the main line

7 February 2015 08:35 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Dead end platform 3 at St Albans station

7 February 2015 08:37 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

PSO pod on the platform at St Albans station

7 February 2015 08:37 AM
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In album: Protective Services Officers

Station entrance opposite the dead end platform 3 at St Albans

7 February 2015 08:38 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Waiting room at St Albans station

7 February 2015 08:38 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Customer service counter at St Albans station

7 February 2015 08:40 AM
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In album: Melbourne stations and infrastructure

Magnetically latched emergency gate at the Main Road level crossing in St Albans

Installed in a vain attempt to stop people walking around the closed level crossing gates and into the path of trains

7 February 2015 08:40 AM
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In album: Level crossings

Push buttons to release the magnetically latched emergency gate at the Main Road level crossing in St Albans

Installed in a vain attempt to stop people walking around the closed level crossing gates and into the path of trains

7 February 2015 08:40 AM
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In album: Level crossings

Another pedestrian races across the level crossing as a stopping train approaches

No wonder so many people are killed at the Main Road level crossing in St Albans!

7 February 2015 08:46 AM
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In album: Accidents and dimwits