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Track, rail and sleepers

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

One half of a gauge splitter at Gheringhap

Monday 14 December 2009 19:16 PM
Viewed 1236 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 53 times this year)

60 kg rail at Gheringhap, produced in 1994

Monday 14 December 2009 19:15 PM
Viewed 1319 times, 25 times this year)

Trackbed graded, new sleepers in place, all yet to be ballasted

Sunday 13 September 2009 10:25 AM
Viewed 1294 times, 18 times this year)

Rail joint on the resleepered track

Sunday 13 September 2009 10:23 AM
Viewed 1461 times, 29 times this year)

Freshly resleepered track at Bell Post Hill

Sunday 13 September 2009 10:22 AM
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Concrete sleeper with Pandrol 'Fastclip' rail fixings

Sunday 5 July 2009 14:55 PM
Viewed 3476 times
(1 time this month, 26 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
Viewed 3450 times
(2 times this month, 24 times this year)

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

Saturday 30 May 2009 17:36 PM
Viewed 1762 times, 21 times this year)

Sleeper replacement underway at Hamilton

Saturday 30 May 2009 17:03 PM
Viewed 1658 times
(1 time this month, 31 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
Viewed 3111 times, 27 times this year)

Numbers on the end of concrete sleepers manufactured by Austrak

Saturday 16 May 2009 17:11 PM
Viewed 1454 times, 35 times this year)

Check rail on the East line at Champion Road, Newport

Sunday 25 January 2009 15:21 PM
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Flat bottom rail marked 'VR BV & Co IX 1882'

Friday 17 October 2008 09:44 AM
Viewed 1679 times, 30 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 1372 times, 45 times this year)

Rail at North Melbourne marked 'VR Krupp 1888 V'

Thursday 28 August 2008 17:31 PM
Viewed 1757 times, 33 times this year)

How long since the broad gauge was used? Gheringhap Loop

Wednesday 19 December 2007 13:50 PM
Viewed 1668 times, 22 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
Viewed 2733 times, 28 times this year)

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

Saturday 27 October 2007 08:15 AM
Viewed 3874 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 37 times this year)

Old rail stacked up at Manor Loop

Saturday 27 October 2007 08:15 AM
Viewed 1362 times, 34 times this year)

Three way points at Dudley Street

Wednesday 16 August 2006 16:01 PM
Viewed 1147 times, 38 times this year)

New concrete set of points awaiting installation at Richmond Junction

Wednesday 26 July 2006 11:06 AM
Viewed 1158 times, 28 times this year)

New concrete set of points being constructed at Newport South

Thursday 29 June 2006 13:02 PM
Viewed 1134 times, 26 times this year)

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