RailPictures.Net Photo: 6630 & 6351 Jitong Railway QJ class 2-10-2 at Ji-Tong Line, Inner Mongolia, China by Steve Armitage
 
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Jitong Railway (more..)
QJ class 2-10-2 (more..)
Kinmiaoxiang (more..)
Ji-Tong Line, Inner Mongolia, China (more..)
March 12, 2002
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6630 & 6351 (more..)
Unknown
Steve Armitage (more..)
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All was absolutely still and overnight mists still lingered. At 0700 the sun was yet to rise in Jingpeng valley. A rising crescendo of sound from an unseen source was building until - finally, the reason we had traveled to this remote and wild place appeared. It was surely an apparition. Seasoned enthusiasts gasped, not because each breath was a sharp reminder of temperatures well below zero, but in sheer disbelief that this legendary place was not but a dream. This planet has had nothing finer to offer a beholder.
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