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    Thread: Everyday Queensland Observations (now with added trams)
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2353 was running around on 9S88 / 9L99 last Tuesday.
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 30-Jul-2015, 07:45 PM
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6C55 is running on Wrdnesday, 15/7/15. Will jump from TSV around 1900 hours. Returns as 6252 with a 1700 departure from Portsmith.
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 14-Jul-2015, 03:15 AM
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Some news from Townsville. The two 4000 class locos stored in South Yard are to be put back into traffic very soon. Management have decided that they only want 4000's operating trains on the GNL. As ...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 08-Jul-2015, 12:54 AM
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Empty KSR train 4C61 has hit a bus in Cairns this afternoon. Looks like it was Draper Street LX.
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 15-Jun-2015, 04:47 PM
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Start of the Sugar Season has been put back to the 10 June.
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 04-Jun-2015, 10:12 AM
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(27-May-2015, 05:25 AM)Sulla Wrote: 2176D is expected to go south tonight on 8796...it will be the last 'heavy' 2170 to leave Townsville in freight service. Crossed 8796 at Mookarra tonight. 2176D ...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 28-May-2015, 02:58 AM
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(24-May-2015, 05:00 PM)Sulla Wrote: It's going to be interesting to see what replaces them on 9L99...might be 2300Ds perhaps. Most likely with ex.sugar 2170F's. Came across a 2800 fitted out with...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 24-May-2015, 05:25 PM
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The latest Stuart power sheet has 2176D and 2214D listed as "loco to be stowed RKW 30/05." Their time is almost at an end.
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 24-May-2015, 12:13 PM
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(11-May-2015, 08:42 PM)EMBaldwin Wrote: (11-May-2015, 01:33 AM)geinthend Wrote: 2214D and 2176D will be heading into storage as soon as they finish unloading 9L99 at Cobarra this morning. 2214 is ...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 20-May-2015, 05:05 PM
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The TSV allocated Clyde culling has commenced. 2170D is the first victim, heading south on Sunday's (10/5/15) 8G16, bound for Redbank Workshops for storage. 2214D and 2176D will be heading into storag...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 11-May-2015, 01:33 AM
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(09-May-2015, 04:56 PM)sauce Wrote: PN mineral con shuttle to the jetty with 2x 83 class in push-pull. First time ive seen that. It's due to the Blue Road, between South Yard and the Jetty, being o...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 09-May-2015, 05:36 PM
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Some information gleaned from a recent information session held for drivers and shunters in the Townsville depot. The six Clydes that were in storage at Cobarra have been brought to SQY earlier this ...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 09-May-2015, 11:05 AM
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(26-Apr-2015, 12:19 PM)watchdog Wrote: Can anyone tell me if the above is coming through CXT this Sun or Mon? Would love to try a get a piccy of it. Thanks. Cameron Doubt they will be hauling ferti...
geinthend Queensland 1 2,441 26-Apr-2015, 05:50 PM
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2015 Burdekin sugar crush is scheduled to commence on 2 June, at this stage.
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 03-Apr-2015, 05:09 PM
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(27-Jan-2015, 12:40 PM)Sulla Wrote: Townsville to Fisherman Islands freight, 8844, heading south through Clevedon behind double 2800s... Should have been 2848 + 2849. Put them together last night wh...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 27-Jan-2015, 05:10 PM
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(14-Jan-2015, 09:54 AM)sauce Wrote: 2170s back on the nickels? At least 2176 was this morning. No nickel trains until February. Would have been a shunt train relocating an empty nickel set. 2800's a...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 14-Jan-2015, 02:32 PM
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(07-Jan-2015, 11:31 AM)fatty Wrote: (07-Jan-2015, 06:59 AM)Hugh1620 Wrote: Damn missed the train through Rocky Fatty. Would have liked to get a photo on Denison Street coming out of the yard. That...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 07-Jan-2015, 12:34 PM
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(10-Dec-2014, 05:41 PM)EMBaldwin Wrote: No need to go jumping to conclusions. 2200F was sent to Jilalan. Not sure what for exactly though. 2200F should be stored at Cobarra now. She was to be hau...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 22-Dec-2014, 11:02 AM
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There seems to be a concerted effort to reduce the Clyde numbers in Townsville at present. Soon you'll only see them on shunts only. Not looking forward to working sugar trains with 2800's next year i...
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 19-Dec-2014, 12:17 PM
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(09-Dec-2014, 08:56 AM)Sulla Wrote: 2193F is one of the last Burdekin 2170Fs not yet in storage. Only three in storage I believe, being 2191F, 2192F and 2194F. They are the three stored at Cobarra....
geinthend Queensland 7,231 3,349,801 09-Dec-2014, 04:00 PM