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Archive for October, 2017

Real Steam in China

Steam in Sandaoling is still alive. October 5th saw the following locomotives in use: Dongbolizhan (open cast mine locos): JS 6224, 8173, 8190, 8225 Nanzhan locomotives: JS 8053, 8077, 8080, 8089. They don’t expect any change until January 2018. The saga continues!

Laws RR museum in California

  © Text & Photos: James Waite   The background to this museum is that in 1883 the 3ft gauge Carson & Colorado RR was opened between Mound House, in the outskirts of Carson City in northern Nevada, and Keeler, 300 miles away to the south in eastern California.  It was promoted as a feeder […]