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[JR] JR Freight

PostPosted: Tue Jan 29, 2013 6:12 pm
by Sir Pompously
Various photos of JR Freight locomotives from my recent travels. I have not photographed JRF much, so it was good to be able to finally get some photos of their awesome locomotives!

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JR Freight EF 81 453 leads a freight service through Shimamoto

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JRF EF 210 116 is seen moving through Shimamoto

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JR Freight EF 510 9 a "Red Thunder" locomotive is seen passing through Oshikiri station

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Wrong platform, dammit! JRF EF 81 633 is seen passing through Oshikiri on a freight service

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JRF EF 510 8 a "Red Thunder" locomotive is seen passing between Kita-Nagaoka and Oshikiri stations

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JR Freight DF-200 51 is seen at Goryokaku to transfer freight to electric traction. DF 200 series locomotives are named "Red Bear".

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JR Freight EH-500 8 is seen ready to collect its train from the yard at Goryokaku to run through the Seikan Tunnel into Honshu. The logo on the side of the train is the logo for its class, this being Kintarō. Kintarō is from Japanese folklore, is said to be a child of superhuman strength raised by a mountain hag on Mount Ashigara and friendly with the animals there.

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JR Freight EH-500 52 from the EH-500 "Kinatro" class is seen moving through Ichinoseki

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Shunting, Japan style! JRF DF-200 123 is seen shunting to collect one lonely freight wagon near Hakodate

Re: [JR] JR Freight

PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2013 8:59 am
by Ikarbus
Love that the freight train drivers are wearing a tie!

Re: [JR] JR Freight

PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 6:36 pm
by 2765
Thank you for the nice photos as i model these loco, wish one day to visit there.