China Railways 1983
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.
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.