RailPictures.Net Photo: Russian Railways Ov at Orel, Russia by Ilya Semyonoff
 
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October 11, 2009
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Steam locomotive class "Ov" stands on a pedestal in Orel city at the station. The Russian steam locomotive class "O" (from Russian: "Основной" - Main) was an early type of Russian steam locomotives. Between 1890 and 1928, 9129 locomotives were built; hence it was second most numerous locomotive class in Russia, after E class, what was unique number also in the world's scale. On the background stands the monument for heroes of the Great Patriotic War (II World War). Steam Locomotives "O" played a significant role in a victory of War. Trees swayed by strong wind...
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