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Rumbling – at a railroad workplace -

DC280022Documentary

轟音 ある鉄道員たちの現場 [KTV]

|Length : 47min. |Year : 2000

Steam locomotives disappeared from the public stages of the Japanese railroad in 1975. Currently, in the forefront are sophisticated trains such as the bullet trains "shinkansen" controlled by high-grade computers. Even in such a modern Japan, steam locomotives are still being preserved and operated on a few routes. This documentary portrays the crew and the trainee who struggle in conditions including oxygen scarcity and heat that reaches 70 degrees Celsius.

 

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