On the way back to Xilin, the narrow gauge steam locomotive C2 #04 jumped out of the rails. This ended our day taking pictures on this line.
The early morning passenger train running between Nancha and Wuylin made a stop en route to take water. This gave us sufficient time to jump out of the train and to take a picture.
Two unidentified QJs are hauling a long freight train from Wuyiling to Nancha during a heavy snow storm on the Nancha ramp. A third QJ is pushing the train.
Portrait of the nicely decorated QJ #2804 at the Jiamusi East Junction station.
Front view of the nicely decorated QJ #2804 at the Jiamusi East Junction station.
QJ #3472 is storming through the Jiamusi East Junction with a long freight train.
Cold and snowy day at the Jiamusi shed in Northern China. The QJ #6898 is being prepared for her next duty.
Cold and snowy day at the Jiamusi shed in Northern China. The QJ #3472 is being prepared for her next duty.
3 SY locos are seen at work at Betai steelworks in 2003. This is a color photo!
Only locomotive I saw with this scheme.Chairman Mao would be proud. This locomotive is about to be switched out.
I took an hour away from photographing the steam locos on the steelworks line to visit Chengde diesel loco shed in January 2001. Locos from classes DF4, DF5 (orange) and BJ (far right) are present... (more)
2-10-2, QJ 2614 heads an engineering train at Jingdezhen in 1993. The temporary huts were being used by track workers
A confused local tries to work out what I am photographing. He kept looking beyond the train for something more interesting! 2-8-2, JS 8226 passes on it`s way to Gucheng.
Plenty of parcel traffic in evidence at Lanzhou. SS7c-0044 has just arrived with a passenger train in 2005.
Doubleheaded QJ 2-10-2's cross the JiTong line's iconic Simingyi viaduct. This perspective on the bridge shows off the marvelous civil engineering of this relatively new line.