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223-0566 viewsRosella Siding, old Hamersley Iron machine transporter, prime mover is a KW Dart, possibly a model DE2551. 21st October 2000.
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223-1566 viewsPossum Siding, Hamersley Iron loco 7080 a General Electric built C44-9W model serial 47759 second unit rear view. 21st October 2000.
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223-1966 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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223-2066 viewsPossum Siding, Hamersley Iron loco 7082 a General Electric built C44-9W serial 47761 leads sister unit 7080 with an empty train just inside the loop waiting to effect a crew change. 21st October 2000.
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151111 949166 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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150505 797966 viewsFMG Solomon Line, waggon 4006, tare weight of 22 tonnes, built in 2009 by CSR Yangize Rolling Stock Co. Ltd, loaded with fines ore. Geodata: -22.0187350 118.5850917 .
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150505 800366 viewsFMG Solomon Line, Bowaling Claypan, located just off the Witenoom - Roebourne Road. Geodata: -22.0843050 118.3361267 .
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150522 818066 viewsWedgefield, Sims Metal yard, Goninan WA rebuild CM40-8M units 5649 serial 8412-07/93-140 and 5638 serial 8281-02/92-127, for full details of these units past lives see here .
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050624 335166 viewsGoldsworthy, train end and hand brake of the Sundowner coach, originally built by E. G. Budd in 1939 numbered 301 as the Silver Star as a diner-parlour-observation coach on the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad's General Pershing Zephyr train from the 1930s and 40s. Donated to Mount Newman Mining Co. by AMAX an original joint venture partner to commemorate the projects first 100 million tonnes of iron ore railed between Mount Whaleback mine and the Port Hedland port.
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060723 784166 viewsOriginal Hamersley Iron compressor waggon sets IC-1 and IC-3 which were made from cutting down condemed ore waggons and then fitting Atlas Copco XAS 97 air compressors, receiver tanks and fuel tanks. The compressors have been fitted to a swing cradle to limit the in-train forces during the unloading process. 7 Mile 23rd July 2006.
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203-0165 viewsBing Siding, an empty train behind BHP General Electric AC6000 unit 6076 'Mt Goldsworthy' serial 51068 runs around the passing track with a loaded train on the mainline.
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218-0465 viewsDe Grey River, Toyota Land Cruiser Toy Titan, 1994 HJ75 series trayback.
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218-0165 viewsYandi, river access road that runs between Roy Hill Rd and Yandi Junction, sort of following the train line, Toyota Land Cruiser Toy Titan, 1994 HJ75 series trayback.
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219-3465 viewsGoldsworthy Siding, a loaded train powers along the mainline behind BHP CM36-7M unit 5513 'Kalgan' serial 4839-02 / 88-078, an original Mt Newman Mining ALCo to GE rebuild carried out by Goninan, originally ALCo C636 5453.
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220-1665 viewsJust west of the 104.6 km crossing on the Yarrie line, BHP Iron Ore Goninan rebuilt ALCo C636 5431 into a CM36-7M unit 5507 serial number 4839-03 / 87-072 seen here leading its loaded train through the curves.
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221-0165 viewsHardie Siding, with the days of CM36-7M operations numbered, Goninan rebuild 5513 serial 88-078 / 4839-02 from ALCo C636 5453 holds the mainline with a loaded train bound for Finucane Island.
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223-0665 viewsRosella Siding, old Hamersley Iron machine transporter, prime mover is a KW Dart, possibly a model DE2551. 21st October 2000.
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223-1365 viewsPossum Siding, Hamersley Iron loco 7082 a General Electric built C44-9W serial 47761 leads sister unit 7080 with an empty train just inside the loop waiting to effect a crew change. 21st October 2000.
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223-1665 viewsPossum Siding, trailing view of Hamersley Iron loco 7080 a General Electric built C44-9W serial 47759 second unit behind sister locomotive 7082 looking south. 21st October 2000.
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222-1165 viewsBHP access road, the Toy Titan has suffered another flat tyre.
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