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Melbourne signals and signalling equipment

Signals and signalling equipment from Melbourne and the rest of Victoria

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

20 December 2013 18:21 PM
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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
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'Minimum structure clearances - do not adjust track geometry' notice affixed to a signal post

17 August 2013 17:06 PM
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'VicTrack Comms' manhole in the railway reserve

28 July 2013 12:38 PM
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Signal and telegraph depot at the down end of Greensborough station

28 July 2013 12:27 PM
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Very similar looking signal mast, but the access ladder can still be used?

27 April 2013 12:01 PM
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'DANGER: do not climb' sign on a signal mast

27 April 2013 12:00 PM
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Signal mast with a 'DANGER: do not climb' sign on it

27 April 2013 12:00 PM
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Signal cleared for a train from North Melbourne platform 1 to enter the City Loop

10 April 2013 06:54 AM
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1929-era signalling cabinets along the Sydenham line at Albion

3 November 2012 12:55 PM
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'B' arm marker light on a 'Style R' colour light signal

3 November 2012 12:55 PM
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Three aspect head of a 'Style R' colour light signal

3 November 2012 12:55 PM
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'Style R' colour light signal on the ground at Albion

3 November 2012 12:55 PM
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Quadrant lever for the home signal, on the platform at Hurstbridge

26 August 2012 19:16 PM
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New signals in place at the down end of Greensborough station

26 August 2012 17:05 PM
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Signal base and incomplete trainstop outside Hurstbridge

Part of the resignalling works for the line

26 August 2012 12:16 PM
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Quadrant lever and plunger locking for the home signal at the up end of Hurstbridge

26 August 2012 12:05 PM
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Signal D407 between Carnegie and Murrumbeena stations

9 June 2012 10:10 AM
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Three sets of trainstops for signal HDB 144 at Heidelberg

The signal prevents trains from entering the single track section towards the Heidelberg Tunnel, and two speed proving trainstops prevent trains from overshooting the signal at stop

28 April 2012 15:28 PM
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Preserved signal post 4 in the former goods yard at Heidelberg station

28 April 2012 15:21 PM
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History of preserved signal post 4 at Heidelberg

28 April 2012 15:21 PM
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