1969 to 1990.
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All Victorian railway lines mentioned can be found at
Andrew Waugh's 1940 map of Victorian Railway 's main and branch lines.
For NSW equivilants please check Rolf Bozier's nswrail.net where you'll also find some of my photos.
and at platform.
X 32 @ Albury about to run an
up freight to Melbourne.
Down Melbourne to Albury
Broad Gauge Pass
on down side of Bowser.
Crossing X35 with a down
goods at Wangaratta.
T 413 and T 406 hauling an up Cudgewa broad gauge
freight approaching Wodonga with
driver John Wirges and fireman John Croft
Undated , although I suspect 1970's,
colour transparency from my late brother Larry's collection.
It shows on left Y 107 broad gauge pilot
(operated by a Wodonga Locomotive crew)
and the now former Albury Locomotive Depot .
Note the two-position signals as the line between Albury and Junee
was operated under electric staff safe-working.
It is now controlled centrally from Junee.
Photo taken in up direction.
Locomotive 5241 performing shunting duties.
Wodonga Locomotive Depot 1970.
A down NSW goods train waits for its 44 class locomotives to be detached
before the Victorian railways X class runs the train up to Melbourne.
Up Riverina Express waits to depart.
Looking up toward Sydney.
Directly accross the Yarra River is the present site of Southbank.
In the middle foreground is the Melbourne Arts Centre before its spire was built.
On the extreme right is the now-demolished Prince Henry's Hospital.
Since this is a railway page , in the foreground,there is a suburban electric Tait train.
An up standard gauge 8kms south of Wodonga.
No 90 up broad gauge freight 5kms south of Wodonga.
Up Inter Capital Daylight Express
upside of Wodonga.
X 38 , with 46 wagons weighing 825 tons,at South Dynon Yard.
This train was delayed 24 hours due to the Jacana derailment.
Jacana derailment 20th December 1972.
Railway media 1973.
Meredith on Geelong to Ballarat line with
down goods train exchanging safe-working staff.
Moorabool near Geelong.
St Kilda tram 1985.
(Not sure of year).
Broad gauge sidings.
Google earth view 2013.