This months photo's are a mixed selection from the collection of JRS member Makoto Onouchi.
Izu-Hakone ED32 & ED33 on the Sunzu-Line between Mishima-Futsukamachi & Daiba Stations with Mt Fuji in the background. 25/01/2015
ED32 & ED33 again, this time between Makinokō & Ōhito Stations. 25/01/2015
The Sōya Main Line in Northern Hokkaido regularly sees high volumes of snow fall on the line during the course of winter. Essential for keeping the line clear is regular operation of snowplows. DE15 2514 pushes a plow through a deep drift while operating special service 'Yuki 372' between Teshio-Nakagawa & Saku. 11/01/2015
DE15 2514 seen again pushing through snow drifts between Hokusei & Nisshin Stations while operating special service 'Yuki 362'. 11/01/2015