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Swedish Metre Gauge

Mixed metre gauge and standard gauge trackwork north of Stockholm.

CopyrightMax Sinclair
Taken27 October 1963
CameraRolleiflex 21/4 square
LensCarl Zeiss Jena Tessar 50mm f2.8


Posted by Phil Robinson on February 1 2010 at 07:40

The gauge is actually 891mm + standard. It's 3 Swedish feet which is ~35inches Imperial. Most of teh Swedish secondary lines were built to this gauge, adn some still exist, including from Uppsala to Marielund, whichis this line.

Posted by Johan Molin on November 10 2009 at 15:03

This is the sugar refinery at Linköping, Östergötland and not in the vicinity of Stockholm. The work at the refinery was closed down in 1955.

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