Wongm's Rail Gallery » William Street tram works

William Street tram works

During November-December 2019 the tram tracks along William Street between Market Street and Dudley Street are being relaid, and new platform stops constructed at Bourke Street and Flagstaff Station / La Trobe Street.

Corner of William and La Trobe Street

Thursday 2 January 2020 08:55 AM
Viewed 336 times, 113 times this year)

Relocated tactile paving at the corner of William and La Trobe Street

The old location wasn't clear of the turning circle of trams using the curve

Thursday 2 January 2020 08:54 AM
Viewed 417 times, 120 times this year)

Pedestrian crossing partially closed at the corner of William and Little Lonsdale Street

Possibly due to a non-compliant gradient on the ramp?

Friday 27 December 2019 16:47 PM
Viewed 562 times
(5 times this month, 117 times this year)

Slew in the southbound tram track at William and Little Lonsdale Street

Marking the transition between 'modern' track spacing on the rebuilt track along William Street, and the original 'wide' centre pole track spacing still in place at the La Trobe Street junction

Friday 27 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 341 times
(3 times this month, 86 times this year)

Pedestrian crossing partially closed at the corner of William and Little Bourke Street

Possibly due to a non-compliant gradient on the ramp?

Friday 27 December 2019 16:43 PM
Viewed 570 times
(3 times this month, 132 times this year)

Incomplete tram stop shelter at William and Bourke Street

Monday 9 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 423 times, 155 times this year)

Applying the finishing touches north of La Trobe and William Street

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:54 PM
Viewed 311 times, 82 times this year)

'No right turn: trams excepted' signage northbound at William and La Trobe Street

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:52 PM
Viewed 365 times, 125 times this year)

Completed tram tracks south of Lonsdale and William Street

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:50 PM
Viewed 275 times
(1 time this month, 69 times this year)

Grinding back the bluestone kerbing to a 45 degree angle

Why didn't they install the right kind of kerb in the first place?

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 419 times, 115 times this year)

Moving a water tank trailer around the work site

Thursday 5 December 2019 17:44 PM
Viewed 327 times, 83 times this year)

New Bourke Street tram stop taking shape on William Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:48 PM
Viewed 335 times, 0 times this year)

Safety zone prow floodlight still in place at William and Bourke Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:46 PM
Viewed 386 times, 0 times this year)

Yarra Trams overhead bucket truck at William and Collins Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 461 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 1 time this year)

New overhead crossover at William and Collins Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 336 times, 0 times this year)

New track in place with original overhead wire north of William and Collins Street

Wednesday 4 December 2019 16:17 PM
Viewed 325 times, 0 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at Flagstaff station

Monday 2 December 2019 17:48 PM
Viewed 336 times, 0 times this year)

Track almost complete north of Lonsdale Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:45 PM
Viewed 340 times, 0 times this year)

New platform stop taking shape at William and Bourke Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:43 PM
Viewed 311 times, 0 times this year)

Fresh copper frogs in the overhead wires at the corner of William and Bourke Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:42 PM
Viewed 300 times, 0 times this year)

New track complete with asphalt surface and bluestone kerbing at William and Little Collins Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 367 times, 0 times this year)

New overhead wires installed at William and Little Collins Street

Monday 2 December 2019 17:41 PM
Viewed 318 times, 0 times this year)

Safety zone tram stop remains at William and Collins Street

Monday 2 December 2019 14:53 PM
Viewed 337 times, 0 times this year)

Yarra Trams incident response ute

Monday 2 December 2019 14:52 PM
Viewed 497 times, 0 times this year)
Tags

Viewed 1247 times (1 time this week, 7 times this month, 2 times this year)