Papakura 2009

Rail action at Papakura in 2009

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DC 4381 waits in the security area at Papakura Station for duties

30 May 2009

DC 4381 waits in the security area at Papakura Station for duties

DFB 7307 and DFT 7282 haul a freight train through Papakura Train Station, while on the right, ADC 860 has just arrived at Papakura

30 May 2009

DFB 7307 and DFT 7282 haul a freight train through Papakura Train Station, while on the right, ADC 860 has just arrived at Papakura

Later, in June 2009, two silly kids walk on the tracks at Papakura. A freight train would later pass through on the left track

14 June 2009

Later, in June 2009, two silly kids walk on the tracks at Papakura. A freight train would later pass through on the left track

An overview of Papakura Station. On the left are several SA/SD sets in the security area. In the middle is another SA/SD set waiting to depart for Britomart. On the right, an ADK DMU waits for duties

14 June 2009

An overview of Papakura Station. On the left are several SA/SD sets in the security area. In the middle is another SA/SD set waiting to depart for Britomart. On the right, an ADK DMU waits for duties

An SA/SD set departs Papakura, heading towards Britomart

14 June 2009

An SA/SD set departs Papakura, heading towards Britomart

A freight train, hauled by DFB 7158 and DC 4565, heads through Papakura. SA/SD sets are in front and an ADK DMU waits behind it

14 June 2009

A freight train, hauled by DFB 7158 and DC 4565, heads through Papakura. SA/SD sets are in front and an ADK DMU waits behind it

The freight train hauled by the DFB and DC viewed from the footbridge

14 June 2009

The freight train hauled by the DFB and DC viewed from the footbridge

The rear of the DFB/DC hauled freight train

14 June 2009

The rear of the DFB/DC hauled freight train

ADK 684 waits at Papakura Station for duties

14 June 2009

ADK 684 waits at Papakura Station for duties

KiwiRail branded DC 4104 coupled to an SA set. The reason for the KiwiRail livery instead of the more usual MAXX livery is because the locomotive will soon return to KiwiRail service

14 June 2009

KiwiRail branded DC 4104 coupled to an SA set. The reason for the KiwiRail livery instead of the more usual MAXX livery is because the locomotive will soon return to KiwiRail service

Moving into July, ADL 806 passes the Papakura Town Centre on the embankment, with the 2:40 service to Britomart via Sylvia Park

18 July 2009

Moving into July, ADL 806 passes the Papakura Town Centre on the embankment, with the 2:40 service to Britomart via Sylvia Park

Seconds later, the same train is seen heading into the cutting parallel to Porchester Rd

18 July 2009

Seconds later, the same train is seen heading into the cutting parallel to Porchester Rd

20 minutes later, ADL 803 passes through the cutting with the 2:10 service from Britomart via Newmarket South

18 July 2009

20 minutes later, ADL 803 passes through the cutting with the 2:10 service from Britomart via Newmarket South

10 minutes later, ADC 853 nears the crossing at Walters Rd with the 3:10 service via Newmarket

18 July 2009

10 minutes later, ADC 853 nears the crossing at Walters Rd with the 3:10 service via Newmarket

ADL 807 crosses Walters Rd, with the 3:40 service via Sylvia Park

18 July 2009

ADL 807 crosses Walters Rd, with the 3:40 service via Sylvia Park

ADC 855 leaves Takanini towards Papakura

25 July 2009

ADC 855 leaves Takanini towards Papakura

DFM 7036 and a DC head train 228, seen crossing Taka St

25 July 2009

DFM 7036 and a DC head train 228, seen crossing Taka St

ADL 805 nears Takanini Station, about to cross Taka St

25 July 2009

ADL 805 nears Takanini Station, about to cross Taka St

ADC 855 has just crossed Taka St and is about to stop at Takanini

25 July 2009

ADC 855 has just crossed Taka St and is about to stop at Takanini

Takanini Station, with ADC 855 stopped there

25 July 2009

Takanini Station, with ADC 855 stopped there

In August 2009, DFT 7282 heads train 229 towards Wellington

6 August 2009

In August 2009, DFT 7282 heads train 229 towards Wellington

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