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Tie cranes

Excuse the Americanism, these are small rail mounted cranes used to lift and place replacement sleepers into existing lines. They often have a small trolley that goes along for the ride to carry the actual sleepers

Standard Gauge freight runs past track work at Cowies Creek

20 March 2008 00:17 AM
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Dropping concrete sleepers for track relaying at Cowies Creek

20 March 2008 00:11 AM
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Dropping concrete sleepers for track relaying at Cowies Creek

20 March 2008 00:10 AM
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Sleeper handling machine at North Geelong

14 March 2008 22:55 PM
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Sleeper handling machine at North Geelong

14 March 2008 22:54 PM
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Sleeper handling machine at North Geelong

14 March 2008 22:54 PM
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Loaded sleeper handling machine headed to the worksite from North Geelong towards Geelong

14 March 2008 22:41 PM
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John Holland tie crane with trolley

17 August 2005 14:37 PM
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Sleeper inserters, with a tie crane in between

17 August 2005 14:35 PM
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John Holland tie crane with trolley, coded 42205

17 August 2005 14:34 PM
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John Holland tie crane with trolley

17 August 2005 14:34 PM
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John Holland tie crane with trolley, coded 42205

10 August 2005 13:06 PM
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John Holland tie crane coded 42324

10 August 2005 13:06 PM
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John Holland tie crane with loaded trolley, coded 42206

10 August 2005 13:05 PM
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