Checking clearances on the cantilever span, which has tighter clearances than the others.
Apparently, after the initial very slow run with frequent stops, there was more clearance than expected. Subsequent runs were made at higher speeds, although with the 10km/h limit, still quite slow.
1220 on the trestle at Stratford.
Sitting at Stratford station after testing.
Heading back to Traralgon at the site of Montgomery, between Stratford and Sale.
So, now that we know Vlocities CAN cross the bridge at Stratford, one must wonder how long until we see them on regular services to Bairnsdale.
Train arrived at the bridge at 10:10 and departed at 14:00. It did not run beyond Stratford.