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218-1582 viewsDe Grey River Bridge, a loaded GML train with the original AE Goodwin designed and Tomlinson Steel Perth and Scotts of Ipswich built waggons.
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219-0682 viewsYandicoogina or HIY as Hamersley Iron identify it, located 445 km from Parker Point yard in Dampier. Bank engine units General Electric C44-9W models 7090 serial 47769 and 7089 idle away waiting their next loaded train to push out.
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222-0682 viewsGreen Tank Pool, Pilbara, Western Australia.
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151111 948582 viewsNear the 38km post, an empty train lead by General Electric ES44DCi units 8160 and 8193 serials 60224 and 61852 and General Electric C44-9W 7074 serial 47743 power under the water supply pipeline on the Cape Lambert line.
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150518 812382 viewsBHP Iron Ore old and retired ore stacker #4 and bucket wheel reclaimer #4 are blown apart to aid in the scrapping process.
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150522 817982 viewsWedgefield, Sims Metal yard, Goninan WA rebuild CM40-8M units from left, 5635 serial 8151-09/91-121, 5645 serial 8281-11/92-134 and 5649 serial 8412-07 93-140, for full details of these units past lives see here .
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160128 0087882 viewsWedgefield, Sims Metal Yard, a view down the side of Goninan rebuilt GE model CM40-8M unit 5661, serial 8412-06, builders no. 94-152, a sharp eye will see that this frame was a Comeng built ALCo M636, while behind it is an AE Goodwin built ALCo M636 frame.
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040815 16463882 viewsNelson Point, CFCLA ballast waggon CHQY type 740 just being delivered to BHP Iron Ore as part of the Rail PACE project, 3/4 view from handbrake end.
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242-0782 viewsNelson Point, BHP Goninan GE rebuild C36-7M unit 5508 serial 4839-04 / 87-073 about to be trucked to United Goninan Perth for eventual overhaul and repainting into the Pilbara Rail livery and leased to Pilbara Rail re-numbered 5052 as a shunt unit at Dampier. May 2002.
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203-1381 viewsBing Siding, a loaded BHP Iron Ore train with a pair of CM40-8M units on the lead are on the mainline as the cross the empty train behind General Electric AC6000 unit 6076 'Mt Goldsworthy' serial 51068.
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207-0081 viewsKoodaideri (spelt wrong) turnoff sign on the Wittenoom - Roy Hill Rd.
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219-1581 viewsMunjina Gorge, view looking north towards Auski Roadhouse.
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223-1981 viewsPossum Siding, left hand side cab view of Hamersley Iron loco 7080 a General Electric built C44-9W serial 47759. 21st October 2000.
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151111 947981 viewsCape Lambert Yard, empty train with motive power in the form of General Electric ES44DCi units 8160 and 8193 serials 60224 and 61852 and General Electric C44-9W 7074 serial 47743.
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151111 950181 viewsAt the 47km post on the Cape Lambert line a loaded train runs along on the West Mainline behind 7050 and 7057 both General Electric C44-9W units with serials of 57101 and 55882 and the last General Electric ES44DCi 8199, serial 61858.
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151111 950281 viewsAt the 47km post on the Cape Lambert line a loaded train runs along on the West Mainline behind 7050 and 7057 both General Electric C44-9W units with serials of 57101 and 55882 and the last General Electric ES44DCi 8199, serial 61858.
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160128 0056781 viewsWedgefield, Sims Metal Yard, Goninan rebuilt GE model CM40-8M unit 5661 has had the hood removed showing the GE 7FDL-16 prime mover and GMG187 alternator, the fuel tank indicates that the frame is a Comeng built ALCo M636.
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232-2681 viewsYandi One balloon loop, as a train is being loaded the mid-train remotes approach, waggon 2502 is a standard Comeng WA build from the third batch of 180 waggons built in 1970. Goninan rebuild CM40-8M GE unit 5658 'Kakogawa' serial 8412-03 / 94-149 leads a LocoTrol remote unit built with no cab, a CM40-8ML 5665. GeoData.
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170730 070181 viewsPippingarra, out near the speedway CFCLA CD class lease units sit stored in between hire jobs in a lay down / hardstand yard. CD 4303 and CD4305 with CD 4302 and CD 4301 behind them. 30th July 2017. GeoData.
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041225 06455781 viewsNelson Point Ore Car Repair Shops, brand new Bradken NSW built ore waggon and type leader 9100 asset number 2031702 and 9101 behind it. These waggons are the latest additions to the fleet with 20 on order in total. They are made from the same 5Cr12Ti steel that the Goninan Golynx waggons are made. 9100 has been set up for use as a 'test' waggon with load sensors located all over it. 25th December 2004.
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