Marchand 0-4-0T No. LV210
Sainte-Rose, Guadeloupe, Guadeloupe
Location: Usine du Comté de Lohéac
Status: Abandoned
Photo Album
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Yes! There is a locomotive under the vegetation - I think. There's the boiler backhead and the motion bracket and just a glimpse of a flanged wheel. Photo from 5th February 2019.
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In the background, beyond this impressive iron gear wheel lies the abandoned loco, looking more like a piece of topiary than a steam locomotive. Photo from 5th February 2019.
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Close up of the motion bracket and the rusted out boiler cladding. Photo from 5th February 2019.
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Another view of the loco from 5th February 2019.
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Another angle on the loco reveals little more. 5th February 2019.
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From the other side, there's more. The boiler, dome, pipework and what, before it collapsed, was the cab. 5th February 2019.
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There's always something rather romantic about abandoned machinery disappearing under the vegetation. 5th February 2019.
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Guadaloupe, a tropical paradise. Sandy beaches, palm trees...and an abandoned locomotive. 5th February 2019.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés