Franklin Street Signal Box

Franklin Street Signal Box
Signal Box
Line: Geelong and Warrnambool
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Franklin Street is where the suburban and country tracks diverge from North Melbourne into Southern Cross.


Events


Line Opened
January 17, 1859 Williamstown line finally completed to Melbourne. Geelong trains can now operate direct to Spencer Street Station
Track Amplified
January 20, 1922 Line amplified to six tracks Southern Cross to Essendon Flyover

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Photos


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Signal box

January 25, 2009

Gauntlet track over Dudley Street

Dual gauge standard and broad gauge, looking north.

October 21, 2008

Looking north over Dudley Street to the North Melbourne Crossovers and the flyover

The North Melbourne Crossovers were installed in 2001, they allow trains from Southern Cross to access North Melbourne platforms 5 and 6

October 21, 2008

West Tower

October 21, 2008

Looking north from Dudley Street over the North Melbourne Crossovers

The North Melbourne Crossovers were installed in 2001, they allow trains from Southern Cross to access North Melbourne platforms 5 and 6

October 21, 2008

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