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Tight Shot | by Trent "Raichase" Nicholson
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Tight Shot

Triple ex-DSB MZIII Class units 1440, 1445 and 1437 drift slowly into Pennant Hills Station with an up container freight. Considering the long grade ahead of them to Epping (and then again down to the river at Meadowbank), it is likely that the crew are using the slight flattened section between Thornleigh and Pennant Hills to ensure as much of the Brake Pipe has recharged as possible!

 

We were on the platform waiting for a NSW Rail Transport Museum special to Newcastle, so whilst the Great Danes were a nice surprise, it was a bit difficult getting a shot in the space available to us! Thankfully their container train did not block the shot of the special...

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Taken on January 26, 2013