Feats of the Immortal Heroes

30 Jun
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This locomotive, located in a World War II Memorial Park in Odessa, Ukraine says “Feats of the Immortal Heroes” on its side. The blue label says:

Service Registry of Steam Locomotive Ov No. 3818

1905 – Constructed by the Sormovsky Factory

1906 – China-Eastern Railroad

1908 – 1927 Central Asian Railroad

August 15th, 1973 – Placed by the workers of the Odessa Sorting Depot.


Posted by on June 30, 2020 in Interesting Locomotives


2 responses to “Feats of the Immortal Heroes

  1. Stephen Frost

    July 1, 2020 at 4:58 pm

    Interesting that it was part of the China Eastern Railway stock – that Russian attempt to colonise Manchuria and get a short cut to Vladivostok.

  2. Ian Button

    February 26, 2021 at 1:55 pm

    Just to add for completeness – the 1927-1973 line on the blue notice translates as “Ukrainian Railways”


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