Red & Silver Ghan loco sightings

 
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm**

NR75 NR74 with 28 carriages (Including Private Hire carriage BMC-2)

**Train departed the platform on time at 12:20 only to stop again with the last carriage just clear of the platform. There was a 9 minute delay whilst PN staff replaced the BOG (or whatever you want to call it)

8046 was the terminal shunter, PL1 at MPC for servicing

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  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR75 NR12 with 27 carriages

8039 and PL1 coupled together as the terminal shunter!!!!!!!!
  trainlover Assistant Commissioner

Location: Adelaide.
7DA8 Ghan arrived back into Keswick more then a hour and a half late just after 2pm

Arrived in with NR109 and 68 with 75 at the rear.

8039 Stiil their as Shunt Loco.
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, 20 minutes late at 12:40pm

NR75 with 27 carriages

8039 is the terminal shunter
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR109 with 28 carriages

8039 is still the terminal shunter
  Nipper Junior Train Controller

Location: Port Pirie
Followed 4AD8 today from Crystal Brook to Coonamia (1505hrs) with single NR74 on the front.  Noticed that NR74 has lost its 'Port Pirie' name plate from the observers side.  Does anyone know if the drivers side still has its name?

Cheers,

Paul.
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR109 with 29 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, 5 minutes Early at 12:15pm

NR74 with 28 carriages

PL1 back as the terminal shunter
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR74 with 23 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR74 with 25 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR74 NR52 with 28 carriages

8039 is doing fill in duty as the terminal shunter (PL1 sick Again?)
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, 4 mins late at 12:24pm

No Reds for a change!
NR69 NR63 with 28 carriages  (NR63 has LED headlight and Ditch lights)

8039 is the terminal shunter
  Michelle12 Moderator Photo Overlord

Location: Melbourne
NR69 is the one with the LEDs all round as it has been recently 'repowered'. NR63 has not been done.
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
NR69 is the one with the LEDs all round as it has been recently 'repowered'. NR63 has not been done.
"Michelle12"


Thanks Michelle12, I suspected that it was one of the re-powers, Dang LED lights are bloody bright even in daylight
  Michelle12 Moderator Photo Overlord

Location: Melbourne
The camera lens is not too keen on the LEDs.
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR75 NR95 with 30 carriages

PL1 is back as the terminal shunter (Found out that she has had a leaking radiator repaired)
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
Same as last sunday's Ghan less BMC-2!

1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR75 NR95 with 29 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
Two reds today!
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR75 NR109 with 30 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR75 NR111 with 28 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
Two reds again today

1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR75 NR74 with 29 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
Two reds again today

1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR109 NR74 with 28 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, two minutes early at 12:18pm

NR74 NR31 with 35 carriages

Formed up on Platforms 1 & 2 Platinum section had it's own lounge and dinning car
Three motorails with two carrying only one car, so must be heavy loading for the return trip
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 yesterday (Sunday) ex APT, ontime at 12:20pm

NR109 NR74 with 34 carriages

As per last week it consist was formed up over two platforms albeit 1 & 3 this time
Once again Platinum section had it's own lounge and dinning car and Special Hire carriage SSA260
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR109 NR13 with 28 carriages
  Pressman Spirit of the Vine

Location: Wherever the Tin Chook or Qantas takes me
Daja Vu today, exactly the same as last week (even the consist is unchanged)

1AD8 today ex APT, on time at 12:20pm

NR109 NR13 with 28 carriages

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