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160522 203865 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 216424 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 235322 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 28414 viewsParkeston, SCT train 7GP1 which operates from Parkes NSW (Goobang Junction) to Perth, originally built by Vic Rail 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 38075 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, 2PM6 intermodal train, RQTY 58
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160524 40294 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 40307 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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160525 44655 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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160526 52496 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, 4PM6 intermodal train, RQCY 865 container waggon one of a hundred built by Vic Rail 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 53341 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, SCT train 3MP9 operating from Melbourne to Perth, originally built by Vic Rail 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 55381 viewsBlamey crossing loop at the 1692 km, SCT train 5PM9 operating from Perth to Melbourne, originally built by Vic Rail 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 55401 viewsBlamey crossing loop at the 1692 km, SCT train 5PM9 operating from Perth to Melbourne, originally built by Vic Rail 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 55411 viewsBlamey crossing loop at the 1692 km, SCT train 5PM9 operating from Perth to Melbourne, originally built by Vic Rail 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 91800 viewsParkeston, SCT train 7GP1 which operates from Parkes NSW (Goobang Junction) to Perth, originally built by Vic Rail 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 VQCY before private ownership and reclassed PQCY type, PQCY 551 is now fitted with bulkheads and here loaded with timber products.
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160530 91810 viewsParkeston, SCT train 7GP1 which operates from Parkes NSW (Goobang Junction) to Perth, originally built by Vic Rail 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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183-1739 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 Vic Rail's 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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