RailPictures.Net Photo: S313 El Zorro S class (EMD A7) at Big Hill, Victoria, Australia by Martin Bennet
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El Zorro (more..)
S class (EMD A7) (more..)
Big Hill Tunnel (more..)
Big Hill, Victoria, Australia (more..)
September 08, 2012
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S313 (more..)
9071 (more..)
Martin Bennet (more..)
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Running several hours late after stopping to assist a failed grain train at Elphinstone, P&O Trains Australia's 9071 empty rice train bound for Deniliquin NSW roars out of Big Hill Tunnel behind a collection of 1950's and 60's EMD locos. The train is operated by El Zorro using hired locomotives, many from preservation groups. On this occasion the lash-up consisted of Steamrail Victoria's S313 in traditional Victorian Railways blue & gold, B76 and B80 on hire from Metro Trains Melbourne, and finally Steamrail's T395. The sound echoing out of the tunnel was very dramatic, you can hear it for yourself in the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EZgBs4vItIY
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Bumblebees,Yellowjackets & Hornets! A "Hive" of railroad equipment wearing Yellow & Black! (In Some Fashion!)

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From a hint of "Bee" (NKP 765), colorful "Bees" (KCS), "Bees" w/ attitude, to "Bees" that "sting" your eyes, in their own way they have "Bee" on display! Equipment that "Buzzes" with Yellow & Black colors! ("Bees" can still "Bee" entering this "hive"!)

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An exclamation attributed to TV presenter Jeremy Clarkson, it is this eponymous expression of which certain images convey man and machine versus nature . . .
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  ApertureFNumber  f/8.0
  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon EOS 50D
  ExposureTime  1/400
  ISOSpeedRatings  640
  Flash  16
  FocalLength  25/1

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