RailPictures.Net Photo: JS 8173 Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway Steam 2-8-2 at Sandaoling, China by Ben Kletzer
 
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Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway (more..)
Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
The Big Curve (more..)
Sandaoling, China (more..)
February 12, 2015
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JS 8173 (more..)
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Ben Kletzer (more..)
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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.
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  ApertureFNumber  f/7.1
  Make  NIKON CORPORATION
  Model  NIKON D7000
  ExposureTime  10/4000
  ISOSpeedRatings  200
  Flash  16
  FocalLength  180/10



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