Where am I Victoria? - Non Cryptic - #3

 
  raudteejaam Train Controller

Yep, I'll pay that. I was thinking of Mirboo North in particular.

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  Rodo Chief Commissioner

Location: Southern Riverina
I am a long closed branchline terminus that still sees trains run past my platform.
  RustyRick Chief Commissioner

Location: South West Vic
Carlsruhe?

Rick
  Valvegear Dr Beeching

Location: Norda Fittazroy
Lubeck?
  Rodo Chief Commissioner

Location: Southern Riverina
Both of those stations mentioned were junction points and * not * termini.

Keep trying, your guesses were good but lacked one point.
  RustyRick Chief Commissioner

Location: South West Vic
Maldon?

Rick
  Rodo Chief Commissioner

Location: Southern Riverina
Maldon was closed for a while but is now part of the Victorian system. This teminus station has had no trains run through from the rest of the system since closure about 1980.
  Valvegear Dr Beeching

Location: Norda Fittazroy
Wangaratta. Whitfield line's terminus and not a junction due to a 2 foot, 9 inch difference in gauges!
  Rodo Chief Commissioner

Location: Southern Riverina
Very inventive, Valvegear but not the one.

The trains going past the platform are not broad gauge like the original ones were.


(Sorry about not posting but Railpage has refused to work for me for over a week)
  Valvegear Dr Beeching

Location: Norda Fittazroy
Warracknabeal ?
  Rodo Chief Commissioner

Location: Southern Riverina
Warracknabeal is certainly not long closed, only out of use for a short period.
This line was closed and lifted but later rails were relaid to a much narrower gauge in the station yard.
  Valvegear Dr Beeching

Location: Norda Fittazroy
I wonder if it's Queenscliff.
  Rodo Chief Commissioner

Location: Southern Riverina
Actually Queenscliff  does meet the qualifications except that the new gauge is narrower.

Think NE. Victoria and a timber tramway.
  Valvegear Dr Beeching

Location: Norda Fittazroy
Alexandra springs immediately to mind from your clue.
  Rodo Chief Commissioner

Location: Southern Riverina
At last Valvegear has cracked it. Alexandra has a 2 foot gauge rail system about its station environs.

Please post away. >>>>
  Valvegear Dr Beeching

Location: Norda Fittazroy
Thanks Rodo.

I was a terminus station; then I wasn't; then I was again.
  Rodo Chief Commissioner

Location: Southern Riverina
Rather a lot like that, I will start with Myrtleford as it is familiar.