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Melbourne suburban

Bits and pieces on and around Melbourne's suburban trains

Plans for retiring the Comeng train fleet

The clock starts ticking in 2022 - from the current franchise agreement with Metro Trains Melbourne: https://www.tenders.vic.gov.au/tenders/contract/download.do?id=28205&docIndex=8&fbclid=IwAR1afgx_KUtiypBrRpnTJHFarDs7SJu1PX8zRIpGWHRMK7XgElaGcg42X4Y

July 10, 2019 19:42 PM
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Sunbury line trains stopping at South Kensington - 21 ‎December ‎2018 due to a disruption on the Werribee line

January 29, 2019 12:14 PM
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I always laughed at the non-existent platforms at Deer Park West, marked on this signal diagram from 1976

January 29, 2019 12:13 PM
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How about the 1970s 'Quicksilver' trains and upgrades on the Glen Waverley line

January 29, 2019 12:13 PM
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Found on the 'No Sky Rail Frankston Line' Facebook page

January 29, 2019 12:13 PM
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Aurora Melbourne cross section Melbourne Central station to Little La Trobe Street

January 29, 2019 12:13 PM
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Aurora Melbourne floor plan Melbourne Central station to Little La Trobe Street

January 29, 2019 12:13 PM
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Definition of metropolitan train reliability

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Metro Trains 'Stay on top of SPADs this summer' poster

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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ptv 2-hour fare changes

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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scrubbing

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Metro Trains apologies for having no idea

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Disgruntled local resident is the thumbnail for Gardiner railway station

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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First example of race specials using Southern Cross platform 8

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Metro Trains Melbourne public timetable - it operates on 12 hour AM/PM time

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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1980 VR proposal for a stabling yard and train maintenance facility at Langwarrin

Two platforms, maintenance depot, train wash, stabling for 22 trains, and a railcar siding...

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Overview of the Jolimont railway workshops and sidings circa 1969

From "Railways of Austraila" by O.S. Nock

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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A grass fire at Craigieburn has resulted in services being suspected on the Sunbury line

This is due to the signal box at Craigieburn controlling the tracks between Albion and Sunbury

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Flinders Street Viaduct passing the Melbourne Aquarium

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Flinders Street Station annotated with six-car train lengths

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Route for broad gauge locomotives to move between Appleton Dock and South Dynon

A little bit easier these days thanks to 'W' track, removing the need to change ends on the Maribyrnong River bridge

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Black Forest Road South PSP (Precinct Structure Plan)

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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Track diagram of the APM siding at Fairfield

S Cauchi (November 1994). "Closure of the Australian Paper Ltd siding at Fairfield". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society (Victorian Division). pp. 328–331.

January 25, 2019 10:14 AM
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