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Signals and signalling equipment

Signals and signalling equipment from Melbourne and the rest of Victoria

Banner indicator MCT 2BI for down standard gauge trains passing through Albion

30 September 2014 17:25 PM
Viewed 466 times, 74 times this year)

Extremely skinny background for the 'B' arm of signal ALB422 at Albion

Note the 65 km/h light between the 'A' and 'B' arms as well - for the turnout leading onto the RRL tracks at Sunshine

30 September 2014 17:23 PM
Viewed 580 times, 104 times this year)

Signal KEN596 at the up end of Kensington station

Note that it can display a bottom yellow aspect for both straight and diverging routes - with no route indicator to tell them apart. (Bottom yellow on the straight occurs when Metrol doesn't clear the signal at North Melbourne Junction)

22 September 2014 08:24 AM
Viewed 425 times
(2 times this month, 76 times this year)

'Property of the Public Transport Corporation' sign on a signal equipment room

13 September 2014 10:18 AM
Viewed 560 times
(3 times this month, 89 times this year)

Two trains waiting to enter the City Loop at North Melbourne

'Clear medium speed' signal for the train on platform 1, with the train on platform 3 waiting at a red signal

30 May 2014 08:23 AM
Viewed 534 times, 84 times this year)

SPOT (Single Person Operated Trains) infrastructure at the end of a curved suburban platform

Rear view mirror at the 3-car train stopping location, and a bank of four monitors fed by CCTV cameras at the 6-car train stopping mark

4 February 2014 07:48 AM
Viewed 624 times
(5 times this month, 116 times this year)

Roller shutter closing on a SPOT monitor at the end of a curved suburban platform

Not the original 1990s-style with CRT screens, this is a newer type provided with LCD screens instead

20 December 2013 18:22 PM
Viewed 455 times
(2 times this month, 68 times this year)

SPOT monitor in use by a train driver about to depart a curved platform

20 December 2013 18:21 PM
Viewed 620 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 119 times this year)

Signal E252 affixed to a stanchion on the Craigieburn line near Moonee Ponds

Three position semaphore signals were provided with electrification in 1918/19, with the current LED colour light signals being provided in December 2000: http://www.railpage.org.au/ausrail/00december/msg01581.html

23 August 2013 08:40 AM
Viewed 860 times
(6 times this month, 178 times this year)

'Minimum structure clearances - do not adjust track geometry' notice affixed to a signal post

17 August 2013 17:06 PM
Viewed 669 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 70 times this year)

'VicTrack Comms' manhole in the railway reserve

28 July 2013 12:38 PM
Viewed 580 times
(2 times this month, 106 times this year)

Signal and telegraph depot at the down end of Greensborough station

28 July 2013 12:27 PM
Viewed 908 times, 136 times this year)

Very similar looking signal mast, but the access ladder can still be used?

27 April 2013 12:01 PM
Viewed 765 times
(4 times this month, 84 times this year)

'DANGER: do not climb' sign on a signal mast

27 April 2013 12:00 PM
Viewed 710 times
(4 times this month, 79 times this year)

Signal mast with a 'DANGER: do not climb' sign on it

27 April 2013 12:00 PM
Viewed 628 times
(5 times this month, 93 times this year)

Signal cleared for a train from North Melbourne platform 1 to enter the City Loop

10 April 2013 06:54 AM
Viewed 1160 times
(3 times this month, 125 times this year)

1929-era signalling cabinets along the Sydenham line at Albion

3 November 2012 12:55 PM
Viewed 723 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 85 times this year)

'B' arm marker light on a 'Style R' colour light signal

3 November 2012 12:55 PM
Viewed 716 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 92 times this year)

Three aspect head of a 'Style R' colour light signal

3 November 2012 12:55 PM
Viewed 751 times
(2 times this month, 86 times this year)

'Style R' colour light signal on the ground at Albion

3 November 2012 12:55 PM
Viewed 808 times
(5 times this month, 80 times this year)

Quadrant lever for the home signal, on the platform at Hurstbridge

26 August 2012 19:16 PM
Viewed 715 times
(2 times this month, 80 times this year)

New signals in place at the down end of Greensborough station

26 August 2012 17:05 PM
Viewed 672 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 122 times this year)

Signal base and incomplete trainstop outside Hurstbridge

Part of the resignalling works for the line

26 August 2012 12:16 PM
Viewed 649 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 98 times this year)

Quadrant lever and plunger locking for the home signal at the up end of Hurstbridge

26 August 2012 12:05 PM
Viewed 754 times
(6 times this month, 113 times this year)

Viewed 4962 times (4 times this week, 8 times this month, 576 times this year)