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Pingzhuang Mining Railway

ProvinceNeimenggu (Inner Mongolia)
Location50 km south of Chifeng
Length20 km
OperationDeep mines and opencast
Locos
(from
reports
up to
11/2016)
JS1001+, 5758++, 6246&, 6544** (without tender), 8216*, 8218**, 8246&
Notes:
+ reported dumped at works 11/2016,
++ last working JS, assumed scrapped,
* former Yuanbaoshan JS was dumped at depot/workshop near Wufeng, reported scrapped by 7/2012,
** former Yuanbaoshan JS dumped at depot/workshop near Wufeng, reported scrapped by 7/2012, but were still present 12/2013,
& former Yuanbaoshan JS dumped at depot/workshop near Wufeng, reported scrapped by 7/2012, but were said to be being moved to Shenyang 11/2013.
SY0210*, 0400**, 0463**, 0517**, 0766*, 0798^, 0942**, 0943&, 1017^, 1025^, 1052&&, 1079**, 1083(ld)%, 1084(ld)&&, 1085%, 1425 (working 11/2016), 1441 (working order 11/2016), 1443 (reported working 03/2015), 1487 (undergoing minor repairs 11/2016), 1764 (working 11/2016)
Notes:
* reported scrapped by 7/2012,
** reported scrapped by 7/2012, but were dumped at depot/workshop near Wufeng 12/2013,
^ reported dumped at works 11/2016,
& reported scrapped by 7/2012, but was said to be being moved to Shenyang 11/2013,
&& were said to be being moved to Shenyang 11/2013,
% to open air museum at Da'an Bei 10/2013,
ld large smoke deflectors.
EL2Since 2002, 37 have been noted of which 8 have since been sold to Jixi Mining Railway.
Electric system abandoned and replaced by dumper trucks by November 2012.
DF4Two DF4s were introduced in early 2014, nos 1525 and 6087. In November 2016 a third DF4, 1251 was also reported.
Railography Loco List Link
Reports


by Bernd Seiler, December 2012


Duncan Cotterill, December 2016


by Rob Dickinson


by Rob Dickinson


by Frans van Sabben


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