Guilin Guangxi China 3rd November 1983

China Railways 1983



China Changchung October 1983

A QJ 2-10-2 departs Changchun on an evening service.

Guilin Guangxi China 3rd November 1983

JF 2-8-2 3777 shunting wagons in Guilin marshalling yard.

Guilin Guangxi China 2nd November 1983

The world-famous Karst topography which features in many Chinese paintings and on traditional ceramics.

Datong Shanxi China October 1983

Double-headed QJ 2-10-2s head a freight train out of Datong shortly before the end of steam at this location after which all freight was electric hauled. I joined a group of enthusiasts for a 3 week trip to China to see steam throughout the country.

China Datong QJ 316crop 26thOct83


China Datong 26th October 1983

QJ 1187c

Changchun Jilin China

Chinese Railways SL 4-6-2 676 with an eastbound passenger train up the gradient.

China Xian station 30th October 1983

RM pacific 1022 backs onto its train in Xian station with another 4-6-2 RM 1033 in background. 100% steam in 1983.

China Xian station 30th October 1983

Japanese-built JF 2-8-2 246 departs from Xian with a passenger train.
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