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Rail trains

Rail trains transport long lengths of rail from the workshops where they are welded together from shorter lengths, to the location where they will be laid.

Headed back to town, S302 leading through McIntyre Loop

20 March 2010 17:15 PM
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T342 leads S302 towards McIntyre Loop, on an empty rail train bound for Broadford Loop

20 March 2010 09:53 AM
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4836 up the other end of the empty rail train

29 January 2010 07:27 AM
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T32 stabled at one end of a rail train at McIntyre Loop

29 January 2010 07:24 AM
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T377 and T369 back to back after a reshuffle at Spotswood, rail layer in the yard

I later left, the train departed as soon as I returned...

28 November 2009 13:46 PM
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Turns out the train took the passenger lines back to Spotswood, so I missed it

28 November 2009 12:41 PM
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Passing North Melbourne T377 push pull with T369 move two flat wagons and the rail layer

28 November 2009 12:41 PM
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Rail flats stabled in the Creek Siding

28 November 2009 12:25 PM
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T369 cuts off with a single flat wagon

28 November 2009 12:23 PM
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Looking at it the other way around

28 November 2009 12:23 PM
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T377 nose to nose with T369 that was up the other end

28 November 2009 12:22 PM
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Pushing the rest of the rail flats into the other road

28 November 2009 12:21 PM
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Train crew walk down the sidings

28 November 2009 12:20 PM
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T377 cuts off with the rail layer and a single flat wagon

28 November 2009 12:17 PM
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T377 leads the train into the Creek Sidings, gunzel on the footbridge above

28 November 2009 12:13 PM
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Empty rail train waiting at West Tower, having dropped rails at Nunawading

28 November 2009 12:06 PM
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NR41 with an empty rail train waiting line clear at Middle Footscray

13 May 2008 13:30 PM
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NR41 approaches Newport long end leading, returning after running around the rail consist at Laverton Loop

13 May 2008 12:59 PM
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NR41 on an empty rail train westbound at Newport

Originated in the Anzac sidings at Spotswood, and headed to Laverton Loop to run around

13 May 2008 11:29 AM
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NR41 leads an empty rail train westbound out of Newport

Originated in the Anzac sidings at Spotswood, and headed to Laverton Loop to run around

13 May 2008 11:28 AM
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