The daylight XPT from Sydney to Melbourne slows for a station stop at the border town of Albury, once the break of gauge station between the New South Wales and Victorian networks.
8254-42204 stabled with a northbound freight.
Immaculate in fresh Victorian Railways (Erie-based) livery, B74 and S303 stand at the broad gauge platform at Albury with the return 70th Anniversary Spirit of Progress special from Melbourne on N... (more)
Celebrating the 70th anniversary of the inauguration of the Spirit of Progress Melbourne to Albury, then later Sydney, passenger train, Seymour Railway Heritage Centre's preserved B74 and S303 sit... (more)
A close up of V/line's N472 which is shunting around the passenger consist at the boarder town of Albury. This line from Melbourne is earmarked for track standardization and currently only has 2 s... (more)
A scene that is no longer in daylight. N469 and its FN set have just arrived from Melbourne, a journey of roughly 3 and a half hours. Due to the proposed upcoming standardization, V/Line services ... (more)
Upon arrival at Albury, the 70th anniversary of the Spirit of Progress special was greeted to a party like atmosphere. B74 is seen here with S303 right behind and consist in tow enjoying the sunsh... (more)
Something that is no longer a common scene on the North East broad gauge or for that matter the Victorian rail network. For years, many trains to Albury were hauled by two or more locomotives as s... (more)
In the late spring afternoon, B74 is awaiting departure time at Albury with the final leg of the main tour to commemorate the Spirit of Progress 70th Anniversary. The Albury Railway station clock ... (more)
From the camera of Arthur E. Reynell, VR broad gauge diesel-electric No B 72 leaves Albury with an express for Melbourne, Victoria.