Melbourne history in colour
Red rattler, very old Melbourne Trains ~ One of a few train holding yards around the City. Melbourne history in colour - #Australia. Circa late 1970's
CRANED TRAIN IN COLLINGWOOD, MELBOURNE. BY ITN ARCHITECTS. | LAND OF SUNSHINE
old train being craned up onto a rooftop in Collingwood, Melbourne. First part of an ambitious project by ITN Architects to put three old trains onto a rooftop in Collingwood, Melbourne The trains will hopefully be painted by graffiti artists in the near future.
The Warburton/ Healesville combined E-train - a VR classic
The VR's combined Warburton+Healesville and Stony Point+Mornington (until passenger services ended) E-trains were truly legendary. Two 1880's Swing Door electric motors hauled a motley crew of country carriages on services that ran express for much of their journeys (Richmond to Ringwood with a stop at Box Hill; Richmond to Frankston with a stop at Caulfield). The most 'famous' of them was the 5pm Healesville+Warburton from 1 Centre platform at Flinders Street. The 5pm slot lasted through to…