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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

Friday 30 May 2014 08:23 AM
Viewed 750 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 74 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

Tuesday 4 February 2014 07:48 AM
Viewed 869 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 86 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

Friday 20 December 2013 18:22 PM
Viewed 718 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 84 times this year)

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

Friday 20 December 2013 18:21 PM
Viewed 927 times
(10 times this month, 108 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

Friday 23 August 2013 08:40 AM
Viewed 1235 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 99 times this year)

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

Saturday 17 August 2013 17:06 PM
Viewed 926 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 93 times this year)

'VicTrack Comms' manhole in the railway reserve

Sunday 28 July 2013 12:38 PM
Viewed 878 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 88 times this year)

Signal and telegraph depot at the down end of Greensborough station

Sunday 28 July 2013 12:27 PM
Viewed 1296 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 166 times this year)

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

Saturday 27 April 2013 12:01 PM
Viewed 1037 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 111 times this year)

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

Saturday 27 April 2013 12:00 PM
Viewed 934 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 94 times this year)

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

Saturday 27 April 2013 12:00 PM
Viewed 919 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 124 times this year)

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

Wednesday 10 April 2013 06:54 AM
Viewed 1456 times
(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 111 times this year)

Signal ALB98 for down trains at Albion Junction

Saturday 16 March 2013 11:14 AM
Viewed 119 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 119 times this year)

1929-era signalling cabinets along the Sydenham line at Albion

Saturday 3 November 2012 12:55 PM
Viewed 963 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 92 times this year)

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

Saturday 3 November 2012 12:55 PM
Viewed 953 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 94 times this year)

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

Saturday 3 November 2012 12:55 PM
Viewed 1028 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 112 times this year)

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

Saturday 3 November 2012 12:55 PM
Viewed 1048 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 88 times this year)

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

Sunday 26 August 2012 19:16 PM
Viewed 992 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 118 times this year)

New signals in place at the down end of Greensborough station

Sunday 26 August 2012 17:05 PM
Viewed 998 times, 126 times this year)

Signal base and incomplete trainstop outside Hurstbridge

Part of the resignalling works for the line

Sunday 26 August 2012 12:16 PM
Viewed 882 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 83 times this year)

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

Sunday 26 August 2012 12:05 PM
Viewed 1055 times
(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 96 times this year)

Signal D407 between Carnegie and Murrumbeena stations

Saturday 9 June 2012 10:10 AM
Viewed 1020 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 99 times this year)

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

Saturday 28 April 2012 15:28 PM
Viewed 1116 times
(7 times this week, 13 times this month, 121 times this year)

Preserved signal post 4 in the former goods yard at Heidelberg station

Saturday 28 April 2012 15:21 PM
Viewed 1038 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 116 times this year)

Viewed 6803 times (6 times this week, 61 times this month, 782 times this year)