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penov

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Posted 23 Jan 2012 15:49 in Railway Archaeology by penov

Would there be any historical photos of East Camberwell station when the outer circle line was active? Showing both the outer line and the Ringwood line? I looked on google and couldn't find any.There ...

Posted 17 Jan 2012 16:16 in Trams and Light Rail by penov

As I said in my first reply, when it was built the area was known as Essendon. You don't have to change an established name of a building or a business because the suburb name was later changed. It ha ...

Posted 17 Jan 2012 11:19 in Trams and Light Rail by penov

Yes, When it opened in 1904 it was in the Shire of Essendon, which later became the City of Essendon. The name Travancore is much newer than the name Essendon. The tramway served the whole shire, and  ...

It had been quite common for years for arcing to appear where road surfacing had taken place nearby especially in the 1930's, when grit had occurred alongside tram rails. Nobody ever worried about it  ...

Posted 28 Dec 2011 10:18 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Darling ( 2 sidings, no buildings )

Posted 27 Dec 2011 09:29 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Tooronga ?

Posted 20 Dec 2011 15:11 in Melbourne suburban by penov

East Malvern ?

Posted 18 Dec 2011 18:15 in Trams and Light Rail by penov

The Armadale bridge was on the first PMTT line which opened on May 30, 1910, so it has been in use for over 101 years. The others are from the years 1913 to 1915 as quoted in the above post. The Wattl ...

Posted 09 Dec 2011 15:54 in Melbourne suburban by penov

STB   - yes but it was NC for a lot of its time. I was born in 1924 remember, so in my dotage I remember more of what happened then not now. Actually on the 1939 time table of the suburban area there  ...

Posted 09 Dec 2011 11:46 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Stab in the dark to start answers. Opened some time in the 50's,

Patterson ?

Posted 09 Dec 2011 08:05 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Hooray, we have a winner Seaholme it is.

Over to xtrapolis954M

Posted 08 Dec 2011 22:48 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Not Footscray, Langwarrin or Heyington  

And for STB's benefit, from the 1930's to 1949  the stations on the Glen Waverley shuttle, Holmesglen Jordanville, Mount Waverley and Syndal

were all "NC ...

Posted 08 Dec 2011 17:51 in Melbourne suburban by penov

I've moved up one of tomorrow's clues as it may trigger something off that will get questions asked'

Name this Station :

Clues :

1. I was built five years before I was electrified.

2. I was alwa ...

Posted 08 Dec 2011 14:14 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Name this Station.

Clues ;

1. I was built 5 years before I was electrified.

2. I was always an "NC" station, even back in  the VR days (no Staff- people ?)

Posted 08 Dec 2011 09:10 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Here we are. Puzzle : Name the Station:

Clue no. 1 : I was built five years before I was electrified.

Two clues will be given each day, one in the morning and one in the evening.

Posted 07 Dec 2011 22:41 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Just found out I won it at 10.45 pm.  Will think up a question and pose it in the morning. And it won't mention interlocking or anything technical.

Posted 07 Dec 2011 17:50 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Hughesdale ?

Posted 06 Dec 2011 15:49 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Rushall ?

Posted 06 Dec 2011 09:10 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Seaholme ?

Posted 05 Dec 2011 17:32 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Dennis ?

Posted 05 Dec 2011 15:57 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Huntingdale ( known as Eastoakleigh when opened )

Posted 05 Dec 2011 11:48 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Faifield and Alphington are correct.

Over to duttonbay.

Posted 05 Dec 2011 09:50 in Melbourne suburban by penov

No answer on Sunday. Perhaps a further clue'

Looking for two neighbouring stations which originally had loop sidings which ran right around the down platform. The stations still exist and are withi ...

Single line sections in particular dictate the performance of the rest of the system.

There are about 35 MILES of single electric line in the  Melbourne metro area. They need to be got rid of. ...

Posted 04 Dec 2011 09:50 in Melbourne suburban by penov

Sounds like I'm back with a question.

There were two neighbouring stations which originally had loop sidings which ran right around the down platform. The stations still exist.

What are their name ...

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