QJ's 7012 & 7137 have just exited tunnel one, on their climb to Jing Peng Pass.
Really really cold.
Leaving YaMenMiao after a station stop.
Workers service 6978, getting ready for the night passenger run.
A pair of QJ's charge out of the yard at Daban, heading for the Jing Peng Pass.
It's been a busy day and the engine service tracks at Daban are full.
Accelerating after a station stop.
Climbing JingPeng pass. Probably my last photo of true mainline steam in action. Too bad the steam leaks obscure the second engine! SiMingYi viaduct in background.
QJ's 6998, 7009 & 6825 rest in Daban engine terminal, under a rising moon
QJ's 6840 & 6882 enter tunnel two on the eastbound climb to Jing Peng Pass.
Into the Sunset. QJ's 6882 & 7112 head west towards Jing Peng Pass