Tech. info - VR / V/line locos...
V/line passenger locomotive rosters...
Trains of the present day...
Comeng and Hitachi Electric Multiple
Both of these 3 car EMU sets can be seen
running in 3 or 6 car consists on the Broadmeadows Line.
N class locomotives
N class locomotives are the most common
diesel loco on the Broadmeadows line, running on the Albury and Shepparton passenger
trains and occasionally on the peak seymour trains when an A class is not available.
Sprinter railcars are also
very frequent and run to Seymour and Kilmore East. One used to run to Albury until
the increase in services recently, it has been replaced by a full, N hauled, passenger
X, G, T, and P class (Freight)
The Broadmeadows (BMS) line is visited
infrequently by all of these classes, but most frequently by the G and T/P class.
The G's bring the Quarry Trains from Kilmore East when the BMS - Albion Freight
corridor is not available.
The T and P classes haul
grain trains to Kensington from Nth Melb. and back. X classes have hauled the peak
Seymour pass along with P classes. X's have also been spotted on quarry and crossing
works trains. To see some pics goto the Essendon station page.
A class locomotives
Two A class locomotives currently run morning
and evening peak services to an from Seymour. They are stabled at Seymour Turntable
overnight and run various other services during the day.
An R class loco hauled
train train is run from Essendon (ESD) by the local Rotary organisation each year.
It runs shuttles to BMS and FSS and a long trip to FSS then to BMS via Albion. Other
than that it is just infrequent visits from a number of other restored trains just passing