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160522 2038115 viewsParkeston, 5MP2 steel train, VR Newport built FQX 701 from 1973, to VQCX, now recoded for steel train service as RQCY 701 carrying the bogies for Trans-Perth B Set 116.
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160522 205850 viewsBinduli, 5MP2 steel train, view of locos and waggon RQCY 1005 originally built by Victorian Railways Ballarat Nth Workshops as part of a batch of seventy five in 1980 as VQCX type container waggons, here with SBIU 2108628 a specialised container for Keysight Technologies.
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160522 209180 viewsParkeston, 6MP4 intermodal train, VQCY 958 container waggon, former V/Line Ballarat Nth Workshops built VQCX from 1980, Royal Wolf RWPU container and Toll half height 5TC 205.
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160522 216446 viewsParkeston, 6MP4 intermodal train, RQCY 847 container waggon built by V/Line Bendigo Workshops 1977 as FQX, then VQCX, with an Austrans sea2rail SCF 40' container AUSU 408248 and a 20' SCF SCFU 205492.
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160522 235364 viewsParkeston, 7MP7 priority service train, RQCY 923 container waggon built by V/Line Bendigo Workshops 1977 as FQX, then VQCX, Linfox 56' container DRC 388.
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160523 284128 viewsParkeston, SCT train 7GP1 which operates from Parkes NSW (Goobang Junction) to Perth, originally built by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops in August 1973 as one of four hundred and fifty five FQX type Container Flat waggons built over ten years, now in private ownership and reclassed PQCY type, PQCY 778 is now fitted with bulkheads and here loaded with timber products.
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160524 402920 viewsBinduli, Melbourne bound steel train service 3PM4, VQCY 624 container waggon, built by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops in 1970 as FQX type, 1979 to VQCX then 1994 to RQCX. Two 20' Pacific National Royal Wolf containers RWLU 815055 and 814877.
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160524 403024 viewsBinduli, Melbourne bound steel train service 3PM4, VQTY 930 container waggon built by the Victorian Railways Bendigo Workshops in 1977 as FQX type, then VQCX in 1979, then RQCX. Two 20' Pacific National Royal Wolf containers RWLU 815057 and 814970.
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160524 424419 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, 1MP2 steel train, RQCY 991, originally built by Victorian Railways Ballarat North Workshops in 1980 as part of a batch of seventy five VQCX type container waggons, recoded to RQCX in 1994, then current code in 1995. Loaded with two Royal Wolf 22G1 type 20' containers RWMC 815876 and RWMC 815860.
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160525 446510 viewsParkeston, 3PM7 priority service train, RQCY 923 container waggon one of one hundred built by V/Line Bendigo Workshops 1977 as FQX, then VQCX, Linfox 48' box DRC 609.
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160525 456024 viewsParkeston, SCT train 3PG1 which operates from Perth to Parkes NSW (Goobang Junction), originally built by Victorian Railways Ballarat North Workshops in March 1980 as one of seventy five VQCX type container flat waggons built, now in private ownership and reclassed PQCY type, PQCY 959 is now fitted with bulkheads and loaded with a truck flat deck with a collection of items.
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160526 52499 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, 4PM6 intermodal train, RQCY 865 container waggon one of a hundred built by Victorian Railways Bendigo Workshops in 1977 as FQX class, recoded to VQCX, in 1994 to RQCX. 20' plain box CCLU 310893 and a 40' KT class flatrack KT 596 with concrete panels.
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160526 533410 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, SCT train 3MP9 operating from Melbourne to Perth, originally built by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops in 1969 as one of four hundred and fifty five FQX type 60' 3TEU container flat waggons built over ten years, it managed to be recoded several times carrying FQF - VQCX - VQCY - VQCX - RQCX before private ownership and reclassed PQCY type, PQCY 564 is now fitted with bulkheads and here loaded with timber products.
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160527 55385 viewsBlamey crossing loop at the 1692 km, SCT train 5PM9 operating from Perth to Melbourne, originally built by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops in 1973 as one of four hundred and fifty five FQX type 60' 3TEU container flat waggons built over ten years, it managed to be recoded several times carrying FQF - VQCX - VQCX - RQCX before private ownership and reclassed PQCY type, PQCY 733 is now fitted with bulkheads and here loaded with a portable building.
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160527 55406 viewsBlamey crossing loop at the 1692 km, SCT train 5PM9 operating from Perth to Melbourne, originally built by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops in 1973 as one of four hundred and fifty five FQX type 60' 3TEU container flat waggons built over ten years, it was recoded to VQCX before private ownership and reclassed PQCY type, PQCY 778 is now fitted with bulkheads and here loaded with a portable building.
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160527 55417 viewsBlamey crossing loop at the 1692 km, SCT train 5PM9 operating from Perth to Melbourne, originally built by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops in 1969 as one of four hundred and fifty five FQX type 60' 3TEU container flat waggons built over ten years, it was recoded to VQCX before private ownership and reclassed PQCY type, PQCY 529 is now fitted with bulkheads and here loaded with a portable building.
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160530 91814 viewsParkeston, SCT train 7GP1 which operates from Parkes NSW (Goobang Junction) to Perth, originally built by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops in 1973 as one of four hundred and fifty five FQX type 60' 3TEU container flat waggons built over ten years, it was recoded to VQCX before private ownership and reclassed PQCY type, PQCY 824 is now fitted with bulkheads and here loaded with timber products.
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160531 995531 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, 3PM4 steel train, empty container waggon RQTY 620 originally built by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops between 1969-72 as part of a batch of two hundred FQX type container waggons, recoded to VQCX in c1979, Oct 1994 to National Rail as RQCX, Feb 1995 to RQCY.
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183-1686 viewsBenalla, yard view, V/Line broad gauge VQCX type 60 foot bogie container waggons VQCX 968 which was built new by Victorian Railways Ballarat North Workshops in April 1980 and another loaded with workman's dongers, or accommodation blocks, the yard is being rationalised.
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183-1776 viewsBenalla yard view, removed tracks, V/Line broad gauge VQCX type 60 foot bogie container waggon VQCX 510 stands in the yard built in May 1969 by Victorian Railways Newport Workshops as an FQX type, recoded to FQF in 1978, then VQCY in 1979 and then VQCX in 1988, Benalla B Signal Box and station are visible, along with some still standing mechanical signals.
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