RailPictures.Net Photo: 3 Fuxin Mining Administration Electric NG at Fuxin, Liaoning Province, China by Steve Armitage
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Fuxin Mining Administration (more..)
Electric NG (more..)
Sunjiawan Mine, Fuxin (more..)
Fuxin, Liaoning Province, China (more..)
March 03, 2004
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On February 14th 2005, 214 Miners were killed in a gas explosion at this mine. The terrible Sunjiawan Mine disaster occurred less than twelve months after I took this image of No.3, one of the mine's diminutive narrow gauge electrics in the yard at Sunjiawan. I recall the wonderful hospitality and cameradie of the men we met here working in conditions that would have closed the mine immediately in Western countries.
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