A suburban train on the elevated lines.
Seibu Railway was one of the larger private railways in the Tokyo area and operated many small electric like No. 42.
The old and the new, JNR SHINKANSEN & the overnight Blue Train, back in 1973.
I took this photo of the JNR SHINKANSEN back when I was 13 years old. They were very quiet inside and out.
See photo ID 212430.
JNR diesel hydaulic DD-13s handled most of the yard work in the Tokyo area while electric like EF13-29 handled the road freights. The green passenger train in the back ground is the Yamate-Line wh... (more)
JNR DD13-133 switches a small hump yard in northern Tokyo.
JNR Shinkansen Tokyo
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It's good season to take rail picture!
Series 300 Shinkansen at Tokyo Station.
Typical Configuration - Sixteen Cars. Passenger Accommodations - 1300 seats. Cruising Speed - 300km/h (186mph).