Wongm's Rail Gallery » Steamrail - Geelong line parallel run, October 2016

Steamrail - Geelong line parallel run, October 2016

On October 30 D3 639 and R761 led a pair of steam hauled trains between Southern Cross and Geelong via the Regional Rail Link tracks. Both trains ran parallel from Southern Cross Station to Sunshine and from Little River to North Geelong on the Geelong-bound leg, as well as between Geelong and Little River on the up leg.

R761 on arrival at Southern Cross from Newport with train #1

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:15 AM
Viewed 591 times
(1 time this month, 25 times this year)

R761 on arrival at Southern Cross from Newport with train #1

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:21 AM
Viewed 692 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 34 times this year)

R761 running around train #1 at Southern Cross

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:22 AM
Viewed 566 times
(4 times this month, 27 times this year)

Train #1 and #2 listed on the board at Southern Cross platform 3 and 4

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:23 AM
Viewed 536 times
(6 times this month, 29 times this year)

R761 running around train #1 at Southern Cross

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:27 AM
Viewed 547 times
(11 times this month, 34 times this year)

D3 639 arrives with train #2 at Southern Cross

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:41 AM
Viewed 545 times
(5 times this month, 30 times this year)

D3 639 arrives with train #2 at Southern Cross

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:43 AM
Viewed 584 times
(4 times this month, 28 times this year)

D3 639 runs around train #2 at Southern Cross

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:44 AM
Viewed 564 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 31 times this year)

D3 639 runs around train #2 at Southern Cross

Sunday 30 October 2016 09:46 AM
Viewed 543 times
(4 times this month, 28 times this year)

Parallel departure from Southern Cross

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:14 AM
Viewed 697 times
(3 times this month, 27 times this year)

Parallel departure from Southern Cross

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:15 AM
Viewed 535 times
(6 times this month, 32 times this year)

Train #2 takes the suburban tracks towards North Melbourne, as train #1 climbs towards the flyover

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:15 AM
Viewed 543 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 29 times this year)

Train #1 on the RRL tracks descends towards South Kensington

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:22 AM
Viewed 649 times
(6 times this month, 33 times this year)

D3 639 runs along the suburban tracks at South Kensington with train #2

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:22 AM
Viewed 482 times
(3 times this month, 25 times this year)

Train #1 climbs the RRL flyover at Footscray

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:24 AM
Viewed 648 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 26 times this year)

Train #1 descends the RRL flyover at Footscray, with train #2 in the lead

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:25 AM
Viewed 668 times
(5 times this month, 23 times this year)

Train #2 passes through platform 2 at Footscray, as train #1 takes the lead

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:26 AM
Viewed 662 times
(7 times this month, 37 times this year)

D3 639 passes N473 at Middle Footscray

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:27 AM
Viewed 651 times
(4 times this month, 27 times this year)

D3 639 moves into the lead on the suburban tracks at Middle Footscray

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:27 AM
Viewed 576 times
(7 times this month, 47 times this year)

Guards van 14CW in the middle of train #2

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:27 AM
Viewed 752 times
(2 times this week, 13 times this month, 50 times this year)

Train #2 takes the lead on the suburban tracks at Tottenham

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:30 AM
Viewed 672 times
(4 times this month, 24 times this year)

'Railroad Australia' film crew onboard D3 639

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:31 AM
Viewed 782 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 33 times this year)

D3 639 starts to slow at Tottenham station

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:31 AM
Viewed 620 times
(3 times this month, 28 times this year)

D3 639 on the suburban lines starts to slow after Tottenham station

Sunday 30 October 2016 10:31 AM
Viewed 564 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 48 times this year)
Tags

Viewed 1915 times (2 times this week, 23 times this month, 103 times this year)