B&W Train / Rail close-ups

Challenge #1 in the The art of real photography series. Hosted by Paul Kowalow.
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Let's jump back a few decades and recreate the feel of the old steam era. We'd like to see close-ups of train engines (steam or otherwise), cars, tracks, and other rail-related machinery, in B&W, monochrome, or duotone. The emphasis is on the CLOSE-UPS, so no landscape views of a 1 mile-long train, large stations, etc. will be accepted.
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Trip back to childhood
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I was standing near the railway tracks, shooting the usual stuff, when a small train passed beneath my leg. It was heading to the childhood years. Sadly, I was already too big to fit in. So I just waved goodbye and a tear fell from my eye.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 29th December, 2009 00:35 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 29th December, 2009
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ISO: 400
Notes: Photographed with mechanical 35mm camera and Ilford HP5+ film, self developed.
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