Wongm's Rail Gallery » X'Trapolis transfer, 9 July 2019

X'Trapolis transfer, 9 July 2019

On 9 July 2019 SSR locomotives P17 and P18 with the usual power van BVDY52 and transition wagon BQJX 2481W led X'Trapolis train 98M-1349T-97M and 179M-1390T-180M to Alstom Ballarat for upgrade works. The plan was for the train to reach Ballarat via North Geelong, the locomotives to run around the consist at Tottenham Yard, but instead they continued through to Melbourne Yard, running around there, then heading to North Geelong via the Brooklyn goods lines.

P18 leads P17 on an up X'Trapolis transfer over the Tottenham Triangle

9 July 2019 11:36 AM
Viewed 70 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 70 times this year)

P18 leads P17 on an up X'Trapolis transfer over the Tottenham Triangle

9 July 2019 11:36 AM
Viewed 71 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 71 times this year)

X'Trapolis 179M and 97M in the middle of the transfer crossing the Tottenham Triangle

9 July 2019 11:36 AM
Viewed 50 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 50 times this year)

X'Trapolis 98M at the read of the transfer crossing the Tottenham Triangle

9 July 2019 11:37 AM
Viewed 52 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 52 times this year)

P18 and P17 crawl through Tottenham Yard

Intending to run around the train, so it can head for Ballarat via Newport and North Geelong

9 July 2019 11:47 AM
Viewed 80 times
(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 80 times this year)

X'Trapolis 179M and 97M pass the yardmasters tower at Tottenham Yard

9 July 2019 11:48 AM
Viewed 53 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 53 times this year)

X'Trapolis continues east through Tottenham Yard

9 July 2019 11:49 AM
Viewed 42 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 42 times this year)

P18 and P17 come to a halt at the city end of Tottenham Yard

9 July 2019 11:57 AM
Viewed 72 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 72 times this year)

P18 and P17 lead the X'Trapolis transfer out of Tottenham Yard bound for the city

9 July 2019 12:00 PM
Viewed 63 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 63 times this year)

X'Trapolis trailing the up transfer on the goods lines at West Footscray Junction

9 July 2019 12:01 PM
Viewed 58 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 58 times this year)

X'Trapolis transfer sitting on the goods line at Melbourne Yard, as P18 and P17 run around the consist

9 July 2019 12:27 PM
Viewed 70 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 70 times this year)

Citybound Siemens train passes the transfer at North Melbourne Junction

9 July 2019 12:28 PM
Viewed 66 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 66 times this year)

P17 and P18 run around the train at Melbourne Yard

9 July 2019 12:29 PM
Viewed 71 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 71 times this year)

P17 and P18 lead the down transfer past South Kensington on the goods lines

9 July 2019 13:21 PM
Viewed 79 times
(3 times this week, 9 times this month, 79 times this year)

BVDY52 and transition wagon BQJX 2481W trail the transfer past South Kensington on the goods lines

9 July 2019 13:21 PM
Viewed 84 times
(5 times this week, 9 times this month, 84 times this year)

Transfer heads onto the goods lines towards Sims Street Junction

9 July 2019 13:22 PM
Viewed 54 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 54 times this year)

P17 leads P18 on the transfer out of Brooklyn on the goods lines

9 July 2019 14:07 PM
Viewed 75 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 75 times this year)

P17 leads P18 on the transfer out of Brooklyn on the goods lines

9 July 2019 14:08 PM
Viewed 68 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 68 times this year)

P17 leads P18 on the transfer out of Brooklyn on the goods lines

9 July 2019 14:08 PM
Viewed 80 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 80 times this year)
Tags

Viewed 242 times (3 times this week, 19 times this month, 242 times this year)