RailPictures.Net Photo: 607 Chinese National Railway Steam 4-8-4 at York, United Kingdom by Graham Williams
 
  Login · Sign Up 


Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


» Chinese National Railway (more..)
» Steam 4-8-4 (more..)
» National Railway Museum (more..)
» York, United Kingdom (more..)
» November 15, 2008
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
» 607 (more..)
» Unknown
» Graham Williams (more..)
» Contact Photographer · Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
Seen on display at the National Railway Museum at York is Chinese Railways 4-8-4 Class KF7 No 607. It was built in 1935 by Vulcan Foundry in the North West of England as the first of a batch of twenty four locos for the Chinese National Railways. It is one of the largest non-articulated steam locomotives ever built in Britain. The total length of the locomotive (with tender) is 93 ft and 2 ˝ inches. It ran until 1977 and was presented to the Museum by the then Minister of Railways of the People’s Republic of China in 1981.
Community Response Photo Comments (2) 
Views: 6,854     Favorited: 8
Since added on November 17, 2008

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
* Views on this page updated in real-time.

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (3)+ Add to Album
DreamTrains

Album created by member coco13cos
Album Views: 1,847,842
Over 35.000 of RP's most appreciated and beautiful photos.
Performance

Album created by member Florin Moldovan
Album Views: 17,495
Performance
Rail Exhibitions and Museums

Album created by member Florin Moldovan
Album Views: 7,827
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.



Photo Copyright © 2008 Graham Williams. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2018. All Rights Reserved.