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February 2005
This month there's a contrast between new an old.

fukui lok

Fukui Railway locomotive, at Nishi-Takefu, 21. Sept. 2003.
Locos like this are still used for shunting MU cars around the workshops of the many private railways of Japan.

ocean arrow

And as a contrast the Ocean Arrow, a modern express EMU, photographed at Kyoto station, around 23 Sept. 2003.

Photos by Oliver Mayer

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