The end of an era sees 8229, 8222 & 8258 work the final coal train 3FP1 out of the Port Augusta power station to collect its final load of coal some 270km away at Alinta's Leigh Creek coal mine.
The last ever empty Leigh Creek coal train nears Leigh Creek, about 18km shy of the Alinta coal mine north of here. Motive power for the last trip was 3 former NSW 82 class - 8229, 8222 & 8258. Th... (more)
Every Saturday, at three in the afternoon is common to see a AMerica Latina Logistica`s train coming from the Dock Central Terminal bound Alianza Yard and Lujan de Cuyo. The same train coal trans... (more)
With 50 mixed cars passing El Palomar station...
Leigh Creek coal train at Port Augusta.
Pacific National's 8229 and 8128 lead an empty coal train into the loop at Dungog. The train is on its way to Stratford coal mine, near Gloucester. It is becoming increasingly common to see 81 cla... (more)
Special CP stone train heads south on an once busy ex-CP line that has not seen CP power in 10 years, on top of this the train is approx 50 cars in lenght when the average is usually 6-10, quite a... (more)
Crewman gets ready to set a switch in the once busy yard... Much of Canadian Pacifics New England used to come down through here. CP's buying of the D&H killed the Big trains. Mondays southbound c... (more)
GM GT-26-MC 8229 and 8235.