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Rossco T

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Posted 29 Oct 2021 00:16 in Trams and Light Rail by Rossco T

[quote=Spletsie]Test your knowledge of Victorian trams with this 20-question multiple choice quiz:

[url=https://www.railtram.com.au/vic-trams]https://www.railtram.com.au/vic-trams[/quote]80% for me ...

The public have treated that line with great indifference, there is little reason to treat it better than it has been.
Aaron
This article makes reference to Red Hen carriages recently be ...

Posted 04 Oct 2021 22:39 in Victoria by Rossco T

[quote=The Vinelander]

Steve Bracks closed the Leongatha line after extensive consultation with the communities along the line about service frequency and the locals preferred the faster and obviousl ...

Posted 01 Oct 2021 21:40 in Trams and Light Rail by Rossco T

[quote=Spletsie]Try this multiple choice quiz on New South Wales trams:

[url=https://www.railtram.com.au/nsw-trams]https://www.railtram.com.au/nsw-trams[/quote]Only 40% for me this time, thanks Spl ...

Posted 27 Sep 2021 22:44 in Trams and Light Rail by Rossco T

DOT had previously rejected the idea of retractable loading ramps on low floor trams , all too hard.
kuldalai
I am pretty sure I heard somewhere that that the C and D class trams do in f ...

[quote=LeroyW]Thanks for that - not clear at all really: they've specified South of Mercer Dr but not North of it.

From Mercer Dr there's plenty of carpark you can crunch through. You could bend al ...

[quote=historian]It's not practical to change the road levels at Tooronga Rd, so you'll have to raise or lower the station. Tooronga station is on a sweeping curve, so it can't stay on its current sit ...

Traffic is diverted up Boundary Road and onto Racecourse Road, which is the designated truck route/arterial road.
Lockie91
Not sure that Racecourse Road can be the designated truck rout ...

[quote=Tii]Throw in the Baxter extension that has its business case and Federal funding that gets rolled out at every election. Might actually happen in the 2022 election promises though by both major ...

[quote=True Believers]Cranbourne duplication is well into construction, that needed to be done first, business case development for Clyde rail is underway and the 2022 election might mean that could b ...

Posted 15 Aug 2021 17:15 in Victoria by Rossco T

[quote=kuldalai]Murchison East Loop existing is at Murchison East station. the long extension at the Down end to allow two passes to coss whilst a goods is in the Up end. Yes just like new Boorcan Lo ...

[quote=SamTheMan79]For those that are interested, some renders of the South Geelong Station precinct are from page 40 onward of this document-

[url=https://s3.ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com/hdp.au.p ...

[quote=nm39]Allowing Steam Ranger back into Adelaide would be a no go as the nature of the Steam Locos' and heritage passenger cars' design would not be permitted under the 25kV for safety reasons.[/q ...

[quote=kitchgp]The approximate capacity of the current Z, A and B-class fleet is:

100 x Z-class (110-passenger) = 11,000 passengers

60 x A-class (100-passenger) = 6,000 passengers

120 x B-class (16 ...

[quote=John.Z]Why would pax need to backtrack. Any Bendigo service going via Airport/Clarkefield would surely see the Sunbury line extended to Clarkefield?

Although I do admire you anticipating the ...

Honestly they should just run Alamein trains into the city from first to last service. If they have the paths in peak, they have the paths outside of it too.
John.Z
An interesting fact w ...

[quote=Madjikthise]

Alamein shuttles timetabled only 2 minutes away from Up or Down through trains which inevitably delays everything. Why not run them midway between the through trains so they're ou ...

Only 65% for me as I struggled with the early questions that were pre 1950s.

I also wasn't sure about the question near the end regarding who ordered the Siemens trains whether it was M>Train or th ...

Posted 03 Jun 2021 18:30 in Victoria by Rossco T

[quote=BigShunter]Well one way or another they are getting the grain to port and off overseas, you might be able to say with such a big harvest to shift the trucks are going to increase big time, espe ...

Posted 15 Apr 2021 22:16 in Victoria by Rossco T

New State Government website I had not seen before.

[url=https://carparks.vic.gov.au/]https://carparks.vic.gov.au/

Interesting that the rail network layer they are using on the site appears to i ...

[quote=John.Z]

[img]https://levelcrossings.vic.gov.au/__data/assets/image/0011/514289/MDR-Render-5-AIO.jpg[/img]

more can be found [url=https://levelcrossings.vic.gov.au/media/news/concept ...

Pre upgrade train noise of a night was easily audible 1-2 km away. Elevate the track over the houses level would make that worse.
Galron


Don't think that is necessarily the case.  It r ...

[quote=Graham4405][quote]Regardless of whether I use Edge or Chrome I still seem to have problems loading images. Also since the last outage I have been unable to use the reaction buttons in the foru ...

https://twitter.com/metrotunnelvic/status/1363730238321033217
"bevans"

Yep, I just get the rotating circle too!

Ross

[quote="bevans"][quote=duttonbay]It would be nice to see the embedded images, rather than a black rectangle with three dots in the middle.[/quote]

Working on this by looking at logs.

In safari the ...

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