RailPictures.Net Photo: JS 8173 Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway Steam 2-8-2 at Sandaoling, China by Ben Kletzer
  Login · Sign Up 

Community Response Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo
Views: 2,589     Favorited: 5
Since added on July 14, 2015

+ Add to Favorites

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
» Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway (more..)
» Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
» The Big Curve 
» Sandaoling, China (more..)
» February 12, 2015
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
» JS 8173 (more..)
» Unknown
» Ben Kletzer (more..)
» Contact Photographer
Remarks & Notes 
In the waning light of a gloriously cold and clear February day, JS #8173 storms through the Big Curve on the way out of the opencast pit coal mine at Sandaoling. This train is one of many 1300 ton trains that JS8173 hauled out of the pit this day. The Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway is one of the last great steam shows on Earth, with trains every 15 minutes up the 2+% grade out of the Opencast Pit all behind mainline JS 2-8-2 Mikados.
Photo Comments (0) 

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (2)+ Add to Album
Steam in China

Album created by member Ben Kletzer
Album Views: 5,446
Current and former steam operations in the People's Republic of China

Album created by member coco13cos
Album Views: 2,970,342
Over 50.000 of RP's most appreciated and beautiful photos.
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album

EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.

Photo Copyright © 2015 Ben Kletzer. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2024. All Rights Reserved.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information