SY 1378 steams out of Wulong Mine with another load of spoil. The catenary above the locomotive is the remnants of the industrial electrification that once served the mines in Fuxin. When the open... (more)
Fuxin Mining Administration SY #1320 works hard lifting its train up the 1% grade into Ping'An yard. This train is full of fly ash from the power station and is bound for the spoil tip to dump the... (more)
Fuxin Mining Administration SY #1378 pulls out of the siding after stopping to let off the special brakeman at the Spoil Tip-man's Shanty. Every train must stop here for a special brakemen who esc... (more)
Fuxin Mining Administration SY #1378 pulls into the siding at the Spoil Tip-man's Shanty. Here all trains must stop in order to take on a special brakeman who will supervise the train while it bac... (more)
Fuxin Mining Administration SY #1378 storms out of the siding on the Spoil Tip hill one the way down to pick up another load of spoil for dumping. The hills that surround the city of Fuxin China a... (more)
On a cold autumn morning in 2010, SY 1378 storms past the interlocking tower and through a grade crossing at the Wulong Mine. This train is bound for the spoil tip just 4 kilometers away but over ... (more)
For those of you who wondered what colour scheme adorns the cab of an SY, the driver of No.1378 kindly obliged me with an invitation aboard. It was still only 0830 hours as the electric clock in t... (more)
The driver of SY 1378 tends to his steed before setting about the day's work. The central servicing point in Fuxin was a hive of activity in the early mornings. Recent reports suggest it still is!