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160526 53636 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, SCT train 3MP9 operating from Melbourne to Perth, PQMY type 60' 3TEU container flat waggon PQMY 2743 originally built by Perry Engineering SA in 1974 as an RMX type flat, recoded through AQMX - AQMY - RQMY types before SCT ownership, loaded with 40' 4EG1 Cronos box CSXU 111173 and a 20' 2EG1 Cronos box CSXU 115873.
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160526 53656 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, SCT train 3MP9 operating from Melbourne to Perth, PBGY type covered van PBGY 0091 Multi-Freighter, one of eighty units built by Gemco WA.
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160526 53666 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, SCT train 3MP9 operating from Melbourne to Perth, ABSY type ABSY 2452 covered van, originally built by Mechanical Handling Ltd SA in 1972 for Commonwealth Railways as VFX type recoded to ABFX and then RBFX before being converted by Gemco WA to ABSY type in 2004/05.
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160526 53686 viewsWest Kalgoorlie, SCT train 3MP9 operating from Melbourne to Perth, ABSY type ABSY 4460 covered van, originally built by Comeng WA in 1977 for Commonwealth Railways as VFX type, recoded to ABFX and RBFX to SCT as ABFY before conversion by Gemco WA to ABSY in 2004/05.
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160527 55276 viewsBlamey crossing loop at the 1692 km, SCT train 5PM9 operating from Perth to Melbourne, PBHY type covered van PBHY 0098 Greater Freighter, built by CSR Meishan Rolling Stock Co China in 2014 without the Greater Freighter signage.
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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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160530 90876 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, seen here arriving to take the loop behind EDI Downer built EMD model GT46C-ACe unit SCT 004 serial 97-1728 and SCT 006 with 66 vehicles for 2479 tonnes and 1603 metres length.
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160530 90896 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, second unit EDI Downer built EMD model GT46C-ACe unit SCT 006 serial 97-1730. SCT introduced these AC traction locomotives to reduce the normal power consist from three DC locos to two AC locos.
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160530 90916 viewsParkeston, return SCT working 1PM9 led by SCT 004 crosses opposing SCT Perth bound train 7GP1 with SCT 013 on the lead waiting on the mainline. Before SCT introduced these AC traction locomotives the original operations were powered by three of four 3000 hp DC locomotives.
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160530 90966 viewsParkeston, return SCT working 1PM9 led by SCT 004 crosses opposing SCT Perth bound train 7GP1 with SCT 013 on the lead waiting on the mainline. Before SCT introduced these AC traction locomotives the original operations were powered by three of four 3000 hp DC locomotives.
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160530 90996 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, PBHY type covered van PBHY 0067 Greater Freighter, built by CSR Meishan Rolling Stock Co China in 2014.
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160530 91006 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, PBHY type covered van PBHY 0092 Greater Freighter, built by CSR Meishan Rolling Stock Co China in 2014.
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160530 91076 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, PBHY type covered van PBHY 0019 Greater Freighter, one of thirty five units built by Gemco WA in 2005 without the Greater Freighter signage but with Big W We Sell For Less logo.
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160530 91086 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, PWXY type PWXY 0003 one of twelve well waggons built by CSR Meishan Rolling Stock Co of China for SCT in 2008, loaded with a 48' SCT reefer SCTR 315 and a 40' SCT box SCT 40218.
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160530 91166 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, PWWY type PWWY 0019 one of forty well waggons built by Bradken NSW for SCT, loaded with two 48' MFG1 type boxes, SCTDS 4830 and plain white SCFU 480483.
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160530 91186 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, originally one of one hundred and fifty RMX type container flat waggons built 1975-77 by Perry Engineering SA, recoded through life to AQMX, AQSY, AQMY and RQMY, seen here coded as PQTY type for SCT service as PQTY 4303 and fitted with bulkheads and loaded with SCT 40' 4EG1 type box SCT 40226 and a 20' 2EG1 type CPC box SCFU 203247 with QR National decals.
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160530 91236 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, ABSY type covered van ABSY 4463, one of a batch of fifty made by Comeng WA as VFX type 75' covered vans 1977, recoded to ABFX then ABFY type, when Gemco WA upgraded it to ABSY type, seen here with the silver corrugated roof fitted.
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160530 91246 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, PBGY type covered van PBGY 0012 Multi-Freighter, one of eighty two waggons built by Queensland Rail Redbank Workshops in 2005.
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160530 91266 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, ARFY type ARFY 2396 refrigerated van with a New Zealand built Fairfax body mounted on an original Commonwealth Railways ROX container waggon built by Perry Engineering SA in 1971, recoded to RQX, AFQX, AQOY, and RQOY before having the Fairfax refrigerated body added circa 1998 for SCT service.
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160530 91316 viewsParkeston, SCT train 1PM9 operates mostly empty from Perth to Melbourne, ABSY type ABSY 2444 covered van, originally built by Mechanical Handling Ltd SA in 1971 for Commonwealth Railways as VFX type recoded to ABFX and then RBFX before being converted from ABFY by Gemco WA to ABSY type in 2004/05.
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