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Steamrail - Y112 Ballarat shuttles, August 2010

On August 21 and 22 2010 Steamrail run steam shuttles out of Ballarat, using K153 and Y112 push-pull on a rake of timber bodied BW carriages.

Heading out of Ballarat, passing under the Western Freeway overpass

22 August 2010 10:20 AM
Viewed 878 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 7 times this year)

Headlight to the left, some 'vegetation' blown onto the tracks

22 August 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 951 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 9 times this year)

K153 about to gain a new ornament on the front pilot

22 August 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 1026 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 12 times this year)

I'm pretty sure 'dipshit' is not a strong enough word

22 August 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 1155 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 7 times this year)

K153 heads back towards Ballarat, luckily with a foamer-free pilot

22 August 2010 10:37 AM
Viewed 833 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 8 times this year)

Y112 trailing at Pistol Club Road

22 August 2010 10:38 AM
Viewed 767 times
(3 times this week, 1 time this month, 8 times this year)

Y112 on the 11am shuttle, tackling the grade at Frasers Road

22 August 2010 11:12 AM
Viewed 838 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 6 times this year)

Approaching the waiting crowds at Millers Road on the way back to town

22 August 2010 11:34 AM
Viewed 846 times
(5 times this week, 1 time this month, 10 times this year)

Magpie trying to swoop me, as I try to get a photo of the passing train!

22 August 2010 11:35 AM
Viewed 842 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 6 times this year)

Y112 at the down end of the train at Ballarat Station

22 August 2010 11:51 AM
Viewed 871 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 7 times this year)

3VL35 arriving into platform 1 at Ballarat

22 August 2010 11:53 AM
Viewed 822 times
(3 times this week, 1 time this month, 8 times this year)

Steamrail volunteers selling tickets on platform 2

22 August 2010 11:54 AM
Viewed 822 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 7 times this year)

Y112 departs Ballarat, hiding the clocktower

22 August 2010 12:01 PM
Viewed 841 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 8 times this year)

On the move, passing under the Armstrong Street bridge

22 August 2010 12:01 PM
Viewed 878 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 7 times this year)

Approaching the flour mill at Doveton Street

22 August 2010 12:01 PM
Viewed 808 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 8 times this year)

Carriages rather full on the 12pm shuttle

22 August 2010 12:01 PM
Viewed 730 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 7 times this year)

Catching a sunbeam at Sulky on the return trip

22 August 2010 12:29 PM
Viewed 869 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 9 times this year)

Y112 powers up towards Frasers Road on the 1:30pm shuttle

22 August 2010 13:42 PM
Viewed 881 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 10 times this year)

Running through the cutting at Frasers Road

22 August 2010 13:42 PM
Viewed 722 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 8 times this year)

The 2:30pm shuttle passing ditches on the approach to Rosehill Road

22 August 2010 14:40 PM
Viewed 943 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 9 times this year)

Y112 trundling along

22 August 2010 14:40 PM
Viewed 898 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 12 times this year)

Changing over the end of train marker at KM post 167

22 August 2010 14:49 PM
Viewed 870 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 11 times this year)

K153 leads the train back to Ballarat

22 August 2010 14:55 PM
Viewed 899 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 9 times this year)

Passing the waiting crowds as the sun ducks back out

22 August 2010 14:56 PM
Viewed 769 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 8 times this year)
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Viewed 4958 times (6 times this week, 45 times this month, 76 times this year)