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Track, rail and sleepers

Track, rail and sleepers from Melbourne and the rest of Victoria

Gauge convertible concrete sleeper at Flinders Street Station, but with the fastening for standard gauge not cast in

Saturday 22 August 2009 10:58 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 87 times this year)

Why does the only choices seem to be crap concrete sleepered track with mud holes, or timber sleepered that buckles on hot days?

Friday 14 August 2009 13:36 PM
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(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 85 times this year)

Concrete sleeper with Pandrol 'Fastclip' rail fixings

Sunday 5 July 2009 14:55 PM
Viewed 3355 times
(2 times this week, 12 times this month, 115 times this year)

Rail fixings on a dual gauge concrete sleeper, 'Fastclip' fixings either side, a special double ended clip is put in the middle

Sunday 5 July 2009 14:55 PM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 114 times this year)

About 1 in 4 sleepers marked for replacement on the Portland line at Branxholme

Saturday 30 May 2009 17:36 PM
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(3 times this week, 14 times this month, 89 times this year)

Sleeper replacement underway at Hamilton

Saturday 30 May 2009 17:03 PM
Viewed 1548 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 70 times this year)

Five rail track at Appleton Dock - three rail dual gauge with a check rail either side

Saturday 23 May 2009 16:54 PM
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(5 times this week, 13 times this month, 127 times this year)

Numbers on the end of concrete sleepers manufactured by Austrak

Saturday 16 May 2009 17:11 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 98 times this year)

Check rail on the East line at Champion Road, Newport

Sunday 25 January 2009 15:21 PM
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(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 80 times this year)

Flat bottom rail marked 'VR BV & Co IX 1882'

Friday 17 October 2008 09:44 AM
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(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 94 times this year)

Special double-ended pandrol clip holding both BG and SG rails in 3-rail dual gauge track

Sunday 31 August 2008 10:00 AM
Viewed 1245 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 85 times this year)

Rail at North Melbourne marked 'VR Krupp 1888 V'

Thursday 28 August 2008 17:31 PM
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(6 times this week, 7 times this month, 93 times this year)

How long since the broad gauge was used? Gheringhap Loop

Wednesday 19 December 2007 13:50 PM
Viewed 1557 times
(5 times this week, 9 times this month, 104 times this year)

Double headed rail as a mounting post for a switch near Brooklyn. The date code was 1871 (?)

Monday 29 October 2007 12:55 PM
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(4 times this week, 7 times this month, 125 times this year)

Rail markings - 'AS 94 LB (1964) AIS'

Saturday 27 October 2007 08:15 AM
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(7 times this week, 24 times this month, 249 times this year)

Old rail stacked up at Manor Loop

Saturday 27 October 2007 08:15 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 86 times this year)

Three way points at Dudley Street

Wednesday 16 August 2006 16:01 PM
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(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 68 times this year)

New concrete set of points awaiting installation at Richmond Junction

Wednesday 26 July 2006 11:06 AM
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(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 73 times this year)

New concrete set of points being constructed at Newport South

Thursday 29 June 2006 13:02 PM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 65 times this year)

Reverse side of 1888 VR Krupp rail - 'VR AS 60 Lbs D.L & Co Lt Mdfg OH 11 1922'

Friday 23 June 2006 13:03 PM
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(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 83 times this year)

1888 VR Krupp rail

Friday 23 June 2006 13:03 PM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 79 times this year)

Concrete 'timber replacement' sleepers outside North Shore on the broad gauge

Sunday 11 June 2006 12:08 PM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 72 times this year)

Catch points at the up end of the South Geelong runaround road

Tuesday 7 February 2006 13:23 PM
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(4 times this week, 21 times this month, 152 times this year)

Catch points at the up end of the South Geelong runaround road

Friday 13 January 2006 10:27 AM
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