Miscellaneous NSW sightings

 
  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, Here are a couple of older Photos I would like to share from Canterbury in December of 2011

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/12740351044/in/photostream/- Class leader 8101 and 8146, make their way towards Port Botany, with the Manildra Mills shunt from Enfield

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/12740353954/in/photostream/- LQ3122,LZ??,DC2206 Make their way through Canterbury, with the QRN Working to Inner Harbour, Port Kembla

Kind Regards

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  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, Today I ventured out to Leightonfield, for several Freight sightings, they are as follows

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/12762022305/in/photostream/- First up was the very impressive and very colourful lash up of 42202,42107,X54 on a Trip Train from Glenlee, to Yennora Industrial complex, with loading from this mornings 2MB7 Service

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/12762477834/in/photostream/- Lone MZ1429 brings a Trip Train through Leightonfield, heading towards the Minto Container Terminal

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/12762186273/in/photostream/- Another lone traveller was NR90 as it heads through Leightonfield, with 3NY3 Steel Service to Whyalla, South Australia

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/12762495294/in/photostream/- Final photo of the day was of another colourful lash up, when LDP'S003/004 headed 2BM7 service through, heading towards Glenlee, where they will shunt

Kind Regards
  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, Today I went to Clyde and North Strathfield for a couple of Sightings, they are as follows,

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/12920762245/in/photostream/- Lone MZ1432 Brings a rake of Containers from the Port of Botany, out to the Yennora Container Terminal

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/12920866593/in/photostream/-And at North Strathfield, NR'S117,9301 Bring 2MB2 Through, on the Goods Line

Kind Regards
  splodgelet Locomotive Fireman

Location: In front of a computer
One sighting from earlier today at Oakhampton

1350  4MB4     9315 - 9311
  splodgelet Locomotive Fireman

Location: In front of a computer
Earlier today

1345      Telarah    5MB4     NR6 NR52
  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, Here is an Older Photo from 2011, I would like to share

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13140248993/in/photostream/- 3526 Steam Loco sits in the engine release road at Newcastle, as it waits for the signal to clear, on the headboard a message saying farewell to the late Tony Gogarty, who had recently passed away

Kind Regards
  splodgelet Locomotive Fireman

Location: In front of a computer
Lunchtime today at Telarah,

1320         5MB7         LDP004/LDP007/6007    Running  about 30min down

1400         5MB4         NR54/NR112                 Running   15min down



Hope these are of some use...
  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, Today I went to Mortdale Station in Sydney's South for a sighting of double 81's on the Stone Train, and came away with a Coal Train instead

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13208231583/in/photostream/- 8235 Leads 3X82'S up the grade approaching Mortdale Station

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  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, Today I went out to Leightonfield for some Freight Sightings, I came away with 5 Photos, they are as follows

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13235446085/in/photostream/- 2210 takes the Loop at Leightonfield with the AK Cars in tow, this train will be crossed by 3NY3, and 2BM7, the Loco was seen later on, on the Freight Line, heading for Glenlee, where it will be transported to Melbourne on the rear of 2BM7

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13235587793/in/photostream/- NR103(Blue Livery) and NR80 Guides 3NY3 Steel through Leightonfield on the Freight Line, this train is heading for Whyalla, South Australia

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13235459485/in/photostream/- LDP'S009/006 Guide 2BM7 Through Leightonfield, this train is heading for Glenlee, where it will Shunt

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13235472815/in/photostream/- MZ1434 Heads a Container Train from Port Botany, to the Container Terminal at Minto

http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13235615953/in/photostream/- Final Photo is of 2BM4 with 9316,9308 at the helm, this train is heading for Melbourne, where it will Terminate

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  wurx Lithgovian Ambassador-at-Large

Location: The mystical lost principality of Daptovia
I saw an empty Up Manildra train at Kiama early this morning, which had an interesting lashup of 81-DL-DL-81.
  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, Today I have a couple of Sightings from North Strathfield, they are as follows,

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13321856114/in/photostream/- NT35 the Grafton XPT Speeds It's way through North Strathfield, en-route to Grafton, where it will Stable Overnight

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13321482365/in/photostream/- NR'S59,119,9305 Haul a 1500metre long, 6BA6 Through North Strathfield, this train will lay over in Chullora for Several Hours before departing for South Australia, this evening

Kind Regards
  hellraiser Chief Train Controller
  sydneyshortnorth Train Controller

Location: On the 1 in 40.
Thanks for the CM clip. Confirms what I thought I saw flash past the window of the V set I came north on this morning! Good work - cheers.
  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, I have a couple of old photos to share from 2011 up at Maitland, they are as follows


http://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13437646464/in/photostream- 5021 and 5001 stand at Maitland Station for a Crew Change, before departing to unload the train at Kooragang Island

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13437276735/in/photostream- 9203,9212,92?? Come through Maitland Station with a Coal Train, bound for one of the Mines, further up the Valley

Kind Regards
  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, Today I went to North Strathfield for several Freight Sightings, included in these sightings, were the brand new CM Class Locomotives, on a Freight from Sandgate to Port Botany

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13460743374/in/photostream- LDP002/004 Leads 5MB7 Freight through North Strathfield, bound for Brisbane

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13460747304/in/photostream- 5MB4 is lead through North Strathfield by NR'S113/38/34, it is also bound for Brisbane

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13460754074/in/photostream- NR'S108/115/?? Leads 6NY3 Steel through North Strathfield, This Train will eventually end up in South Australia

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13460760344/in/photostream- On the back of 6NY3 was a Four Car EMU (Electric Multiple Unit) these cars are bound for Perth, to be used on the Suburban network over there

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13460766484/in/photostream- CEY'S004/005/007 Leads a Coal Train through North Strathfield, bound for one of the Coal Fields out West

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13460522783/in/photostream- Class Leader NR01 Hauls a short Freight through North Strathfield , bound for Brisbane

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13460530003/in/photostream- Brand new Locomotives CM3305-3302-3306 Combine to haul 4190 Freight from Sandgate to Port Botany , this was the last day that these Locos will be on this train, from next week I am lead to believe it will go back to C-C-RL

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13460420275/in/photostream- Final Photo is of LDP001/003 Hauling 5BM7 Through North Strathfield, this train will proceed to Glenlee, where it will Shunt

Kind Regards
  MS64 Station Master

A well timed lunch break at a conference today allowed me to sight the very popular 4190 between Mt Colah and Asquith.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/95771589@N08/13462039264/in/photostream/
  Trainplanner Chief Commissioner

Location: Along the Line
A very attractive shot.  Thanks
  ssaunders Chief Train Controller

Reported to me, 4 CFs heading to Parkes light engine.
  splodgelet Locomotive Fireman

Location: In front of a computer
Running through Telarah close to time earlier today was:


4MB4 with a fairly lengthy load led by NR49(PN)NR105(PN)NR18(IP Mk2)
  M636C Minister for Railways

Reported to me, 4 CFs heading to Parkes light engine.
ssaunders

See:

http://www.railpage.com.au/f-p1903916.htm#1903916

Should be CF 4401, 4403, 4409, 4410 heading for Perth and then Seven Mile Karratha for Rio Tinto. They are expected to be used shuttling trains to the dumper to release other units for Main line ore trains.

M636C
  lsrailfan Chief Commissioner

Location: Somewhere you're not
Hi all, here is a  Old Photo that I would like to share from November of 2011

https://www.flickr.com/photos/32678796@N05/13617265604/in/photostream- 8130 (In freightcorp blue) and a sister 81, guide the Dunmore Stone Train as it comes around the curves, approaching Mortdale Station in Sydney's South-West

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  stephen88 Chief Commissioner

One from March I had forgotten about: RMS's 621/721 at Olympic Park
https://www.flickr.com/photos/stephen3830/13619174703/
  stephen88 Chief Commissioner

One from March I had forgotten about: RMS's 621/721 at Olympic Park
https://www.flickr.com/photos/stephen3830/13619174703/

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