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Ten years ago: Arise Lord Vader

Here's another in my series of ten year old photos. Arise Lord Vader -- episode 3 got a lot of promotion. Or, as I joked at the time: Connex was aligned with the Dark Side. The Dungeon: platform 13 at Flinders Street. The screens have been replaced with a flat model, and an escalator was installed to the concourse, but I'm not sure it's changed that much otherwise. M and I must have b

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Truck rollover at Flinders/Spencer. Again.

I was curious to see how many times in the last year that trucks have missed the "Low clearance 4.0" (metres) height warning and crashed into the guard rail for the rail bridge at Spencer and Flinders Streets, before rolling-over and blocking the intersection. (Or look on: Google Streetview) Answer via Google News archive search: at least four times in the last year, including this morn