RailPictures.Net Photo: 1378 Private Steam 2-8-0 at Fuxin, China by RobinCoombes
 
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Steam 2-8-0 (more..)
Fuxin (more..)
Fuxin, China (more..)
November 23, 2009
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1378 (more..)
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RobinCoombes (more..)
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7am and still virtually dark on a freezing foggy November morning in Fuxin, China. SY Class No 1378 is ready with a loaded train of coal. Once scenes like this were common all over the world certainly I can remember similar scenes from childhood. This was perhaps my last chance to savour (and literally taste) the atmosphere of working industrial steam, I hope the shot conveys all that makes working steam so unique and scenes like this just a memory.
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