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SRHC - Last broad gauge to Albury 2008

In November 2008 the Seymour Railway Heritage Centre ran a special train for the last day of broad gauge operations on the North-East line. The train had V/Line's N453 'City of Albury' with Parlor and Dining Car along with a number of AS and BS sitting cars.

The Siemens I was on slinks away as N453 approaches Kensington with the special

8 November 2008 08:44 AM
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N453 run through Kensington on the down with the special

8 November 2008 08:44 AM
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N453 run through Kensington on the down with the special

8 November 2008 08:44 AM
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Freakin' race trains kept getting in the way, and none would take me back to Southern Cross

8 November 2008 08:44 AM
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Runing into number 2 road at Benalla to cross the down pass

8 November 2008 13:03 PM
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The train in number 2 road at Benalla

8 November 2008 13:05 PM
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The up pass gone, and the special shunts out

8 November 2008 14:11 PM
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Final run around at Albury

8 November 2008 16:12 PM
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Final run around at Albury

8 November 2008 16:15 PM
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N453 and Mitta Mitta

8 November 2008 16:15 PM
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Under grey skies at Albury

8 November 2008 16:15 PM
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Parlor Car at the Melbourne end of the train

8 November 2008 16:19 PM
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I am sure everyone on the trip has a photo just like this...

8 November 2008 16:22 PM
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Including every man and his dog!

8 November 2008 16:24 PM
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Down towards the clocktower

8 November 2008 16:27 PM
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Who killed the Spirit in 1986?

8 November 2008 16:34 PM
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View from up on the Victorian end footbridge

8 November 2008 16:36 PM
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Useless NSW design - a full mesh cage on the bridge so you can't even get a finger out!

8 November 2008 16:36 PM
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Dining Car set up for the evening

8 November 2008 17:29 PM
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Race for the photo stop at Wangaratta

8 November 2008 19:04 PM
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Congestion at the photo line

8 November 2008 19:04 PM
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Photo line on the bridge

8 November 2008 19:05 PM
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Photo line on the bridge

8 November 2008 19:05 PM
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The train at Wangaratta

8 November 2008 19:08 PM
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