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1860 The Melbourne and Essendon Railway Company built a railway line from North Melbourne in Melbourne, Australia to Essendon.
1861 Built a branch line from Newmarket to Flemington Racecourse
1867 The company was taken over by the Government of Victoria and it became part of Victorian Railways.