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- Abandoned MTR locomotive running shed at Hung Hom
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- Delivering the KCRC fleet of ER20 diesel locomotives
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Browsing the South China Morning Post website recently I came across a strange sight – what looked to be a MTR train overhanging a building!
The closure of Hong Kong’s Kai Tak Airport in 1998 and the overnight switch to the new airport at Chek Lap Kok always intrigued me – how did they manage such a massive move?
The first trains ran on Hong Kong’s MTR network way back in 1979, and almost forty years later these trains still remain in service, albeit having been refurbished and upgraded a number of times.
Here is another YouTube find – this time a timelapse tour of Hong Kong dated 1983. Continue reading