Off Rail

Photos of other railway related places around Geelong.

Albert Batty scrapmetal

April 04, 2008
Located in Cowie Street North Geelong, the yard has the nose of B68 on display

Austrack sleeper factory

December 21, 2009

Bob White Electrix

May 17, 2017
Located in North Shore, it is the home of 4 flat top T classes (T322, T323, T324, T343) used as stationary generators

Carriage at Manor

December 30, 2011
Ex AB class carriage, later converted into a W works sleeper, retired by the 1920s and placed at Newport South, moved to near Manor by the 1970s
Located on a hobby farm. Old Melbourne Road, between Rennie Street and Beach Road: http://www.nearmap.com/?ll=-38.02209,144.441134&z=20&t=k&nmd=20101028

Lethbridge H class

March 14, 2009
Privately owned ex-Adelaide tram H 363

B van at Little River

April 25, 2009
Ex-VR van B 275, just off You Yangs Road and grounded without underframe, was stencilled for W&W traffic
Near South Geelong Station there are a collection of various old carriages - collision damaged V/Line BS.203; Overland cars CO.2, "Nankuri" sleeper; various AN guards vans. There is also a large pile of bogies and what appears to be some triple gauge track. BS 203 was transferred to SRHC in 2007, photos of the road movement are here

Walchs Road bridge

March 07, 2009
On Walchs Road between Seabeach Parade and The Esplanade is an unused underpass built by the railways in the 1950s for a rail connection to Lascelles Wharf.