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L Class Co-Co Electric

These locos were built to haul brown coal traffic over the 128 kms of Gippsland line between Morwell and Melbourne. They were built by English Electric, and 25 units were in service by August 1954. They were rated at 2400 hp.

With the demise of the coal traffic due to the advent of natural gas, they have all been withdrawn, and the electrification to Gippsland dismantled beyond Pakenham.

Lxxx

  • Image : dir=vic/eLclass/ page=index 86594 bytes, pixels
  • Date : 1973
  • Photographer : John Hurst
  • Medium : Agfachrome, slide number 3621
  • Description : 3 L class stored at Dynon.


  • Image : dir=vic/eLclass/ page=index 80850 bytes, 600x800 pixels
  • Date : 5 Dec 1998, catalogued 24 Aug 2008
  • Photographer : John Hurst
  • Medium : Kodachrome, slide number 19736
  • Description : L1162 with the last electric train to Warragul pauses to allow passengers to reboard after a photo stop


L1162

  • Image : dir=vic/eLclass/ page=index 82382 bytes, 800x600 pixels
  • Date : 5 Dec 1998, catalogued 24 Aug 2008
  • Photographer : John Hurst
  • Medium : Kodachrome, slide number 19733
  • Description : L1162 with the last electric train to Warragul pauses to allow passengers to reboard after a photo stop


  • Image : dir=vic/eLclass/ page=index 86123 bytes, 800x600 pixels
  • Date : 5 Dec 1998, catalogued 24 Aug 2008
  • Photographer : John Hurst
  • Medium : Kodachrome, slide number 19734
  • Description : L1162 with the last electric train to Warragul pauses to allow passengers to reboard after a photo stop


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