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Owner: V/LINE
Model:EMD G6BBuilt As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
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Shunting Southern Cross: V/Line Y-129
Title:  Shunting Southern Cross: V/Line Y-129
Description:  Clyde-GM built 75 Y-class shunters in the early '60s. Equipped with 640HP 6-645 engines they sound just like an SW1 in the US. V/Line still has four of them to work cars in the Southern Cross Station.
Photo Date:  2/26/2011  Upload Date: 2/27/2011 1:11:16 AM
Location:  Melbourne, VIC
Author:  Rick Morgan
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  V/LINE Y129(G6B) VL Y129(UNKNOWN)
Views:  308   Comments: 0
V/Line Y-Class Y-129
Title:  V/Line Y-Class Y-129
Description:  V/Line operates intercity passenger trains in the state of Victoria. It has four early-60s era Clyde-GM shunters for use around Melbourne. Y-129 is shown here working the coach yard near Southern Cross Station. Note the friction bearings.
Photo Date:  2/26/2011  Upload Date: 2/27/2011 1:35:38 AM
Location:  Melbourne, VIC
Author:  Rick Morgan
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  V/LINE Y129(G6B) VL Y129(UNKNOWN)
Views:  425   Comments: 2


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