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Archive for November, 2017

Sandaoling will run steam into 2020!

Just received a new info from Jun: “I am working in Sandaoling now  and just get one good information: big pit will be closed in Sept, 2020, so JS will follow it in to 2020, this is Mine Group meeting decision.   Also have 2 JS will heavy repair  in workshop  next March.”   That’s […]

Poland: Steam in Wolsztyn

Lesley Blundell reports: Currently we are running 3 return trains a day Wolsztyn – Leszno. This is due to their diesel units breaking down. This will be the case until the timetable change in December. The outward times are 06.18, 10.48, and 16.50. these are all chimney first. The return workings are all tender first.

Sunshine from wall to wall, fantastic looking trains, more four wheel wagons than ever and a very cooperative railway made the second metre gauge steam event in Burma an outstanding success. Here is the last picture from the tour: