This is what a friend wrote about riding this train back in 1972, "Number 1121/22 runs once a week, and we soon discovered why: it’s a trip that overwhelms man and machine alike. In the first... (more)
FarRail charter train
SY 1395, displaying a portrait of General Zhu De, one of China’s greatest military leaders and the founder of the Chinese communist army, prepares for the morning shift in winter smog and haze at ... (more)
Early morning at the crossing
People walking, people talking
Going to work or going shopping
Rickshaws for hire, bicycles galore
Telegraph poles and power lines
Rows and rows of flats abound
JS8081 prepares for the night shift at Dongbolizhan stabling point. Sandaoling, Xinjaing Province, China.
Railroad Development Corp's QJ's have been adorned for the Iowa Interstate Railroad as part of a weekend event to benefit The Salvation Army’s efforts to assist communities impacted by June floods... (more)
Having completed a two-day string of special moves, the RDC QJ's are heading back to their home in Newton.
SY locomotives prepare for morning duties on a cold, dull, dank and smoggy day. Fuxin, Liaoning Province, People’s Republic of China.
A look inside the shop building where Iowa Interstate's 2-10-2 QJ's call home. The south end of the building contains a drop pit (under the regulator) and a work shop area.
QJ7038 set out from Xiakengzi Station.
QJ7038 set out from Ershuitang Station.