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118-2066 viewsCobram, V/Line broad gauge PH type bogie power van PH 451, V/Line grey livery, stabled up passenger train. Built in April 1956 by Newport Workshops as VP type van VP 139, re-coded in February 1980 to VLPY type, in August 1984 at Newport Workshops converted to PH 451 by replacing roof and fitting of generator sets.
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142-2-0351 viewsWangaratta station platform and car dock road, V/Line rail tractor RT class RT 5 with VLBY type bogie louvre van VLBY 148 in VR livery, the standard gauge line is in the concrete cutting behind the RT class. RT 5 built new by Newport Workshops 06/09/1957. The VLBY which is the Wangaratta parcels waggon started out being built by Newport Workshops 30/10/1956 as a VP type VP 148, in May 1979 recoded to VLPY, recoded again in 1982 to VLBY.
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144-1643 viewsWangaratta, broad gauge V/Line RT class rail tractor RT 5, now with the Wahgunyah mixed gone can go about its shunt duties with VLBY type bogie louvre van VLBY 148 on No.5 Rd, this is the Wangaratta parcel waggon and was attached to up trains for the trip back to Melbourne. RT 5 built new by Newport Workshops September 1957. The VLBY which is the Wangaratta parcels waggon started out being built by Newport Workshops in October 1956 as VP type VP 148, in May 1979 re-coded to VLPY, re-coded again in 1982 to VLBY.
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144-1741 viewsWangaratta station platform view, goods shed at left, broad gauge V/Line RT class rail tractor RT 5, now with the Wahgunyah mixed departed has shunted VLBY type bogie louvre van VLBY 148 into the platform or No.1 Rd, next to the elevated signal box are the automatic staff exchanger set up gauge. RT 5 built new by Newport Workshops September 1957. The VLBY which is the Wangaratta parcels waggon started out being built by Newport Workshops October 1956 as VP type VP 148, in May 1979 re-coded to VLPY, re-coded again in 1982 to VLBY.
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148-0942 viewsWangaratta, V/Line rail tractor RT 5 and VLBY type louvre van VLBY 148 on No.5 Rd, side view. RT 5 built new by Newport Workshops September 1957. The VLBY which is the Wangaratta parcels waggon started out being built by Newport Workshops October 1956 as a VP type VP 148, in May 1979 re-coded to VLPY, re-coded again in 1982 to VLBY.
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148-10159 viewsWangaratta, V/Line rail tractor RT 5 and VLBY type louvre van VLBY 148 on No.5 Rd, goods shed behind and point rodding in foreground, cover for automatic electric staff exchanger visible. RT 5 built new by Newport Workshops September 1957. The VLBY which is the Wangaratta parcels waggon started out being built by Newport Workshops October 1956 as a VP type VP 148, in May 1979 re-coded to VLPY, re-coded again in 1982 to VLBY.
   
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