Preserved Diesel Electric Rail Motor 58RM runs a suburban goods line shuttle from West Footscray to Newport along the west line at Brooklyn.
421km by rail from Melbourne, preserved Diesel Electric Rail Motor No.58RM (built 1930) has arrived at Sea Lake, a destination commonly served by these motors 'back in the day.' After dropping off... (more)
Over 400km by rail from Melbourne, 58RM trundles along between Berriwillock and Boigbeat in Victoria's 'Mallee' region with an overnight railfan special to Sea Lake. The vegetation along the track... (more)
Diesel Electric Rail Motor No.58RM poses for photos outside the Royal Mail Hotel, in Wycheproof's main street; the only section of main line street running in Victoria. The 82 year old railmotor w... (more)
82 year old Diesel Electric Rail Motor No.58RM waits at Kyneton to be overtaken and crossed before proceeding onto the single line north to Bendigo. The DERM was on a weekend tour to Deniliquin in... (more)
58RM basks in the winter sun at the suburban terminus of Belgrave, having just battled her way up the 1 in 30 grades from Ferntree Gully.
Diesel Electric Rail Motor 58RM pauses at Burnley during a tour of Melbourne's eastern suburban lines. The RM had just reversed direction after running to Glen Waverley, and is about to depart for... (more)
After sitting at Newport Workshops for eight years, on Monday 21st of February 2011 58RM became the first DERM to run on the mainline since its transfer to Newport in 2003. The DERM is seen here o... (more)