Plus Tangshan Steelworks and Coalmine SY operations.
ChangChun repair works.
Big steam hard at work on the limits of adhesion.
China is perhaps the last place on earth where steam runs everyday freight and passenger trains.
It is however declining, rapidly becoming more confined to Industrial sites and regional railways.
The Ji-Tong railway in Inner Mongolia is 100% steam operated over its 1000 km length including the famous JingPeng Pass.
This film reviews the state of Chinese steam today in 1999 and focuses on the double headed freights bringing, coal, timber and oil to the people of China.