We can't decide what color to paint them! 3 similar Romanian diesels from the 1970's huddle around Sibiu's turntable.
The Jitong Railway is scheduled to drop the fires of its last steam locos on December 9 or 10, 2005. Steam is already banished from the famous Jingpeng Pass, making shots such as this now imposs... (more)
Station mistress studies the timetable from the desk where she controls all the switches and signals at this rural junction in southern Ukraine.
Photographers' special freight.
Railroaders are the same everywhere.
The ten-wheeler derived from classic Prussian P-8 design even managed to get the attention of the contented cows.
A pair of QJ's steam off into the sunset as they cross the frozen river to the west of the town known to railfans as Jingpeng, but correctly called Keqi.
L-class decapod 5141 storms out of a tunnel on the scenic line between Delyatin and Rakhov in the Carpathian Mountains.
The local train for Rakhov departs Delyatin, with L class steamer being prepared for its charter run later in the day.
Another day, another viaduct. Perfect afternoon lighting shone on the freight which was chartered by a British group.
Perhaps not to everyone's taste, I was trying for a "retro" looking pan of a hard-working loco. 1/20th at f.13, ISO 400.
1920 Baldwin on a photographic charter in the lush Romanian countryside
YEA Class "Amerikanskii" Decapod pulls the Dzherelo tour train across the Dnestr River.
Classic 4-6-0 based on Prussian P-8 design smokes up the valley below one of the many viaducts on this line in the Carpathian Mountains of northern Romania.
1922 vintage Maffei-built Pacific shows off.