RailPictures.Net Photo: SY 1676 Baotou Steel Mill Railroad Steam 2-8-2 at Baotou, China by Ben Kletzer
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» Baotou Steel Mill Railroad (more..)
» Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
» Baotou Slag Heap (more..)
» Baotou, China (more..)
» September 07, 2008
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» SY 1676 (more..)
» Unknown
» Ben Kletzer (more..)
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A SY chugs past the setting sun after a hard days work hauling slag from the massive Baotou Steel Mill. The setting sun was a potent metaphor for the future of this locomotive and her sister SY 2-8-2's as within mere months, they would be replaced by diesels and reduced to the molten steel that they once hauled.
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  ApertureFNumber  f/8.0
  Model  NIKON D80
  ExposureTime  10/2500
  ISOSpeedRatings  100
  Flash  0
  FocalLength  260/10

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