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Date: 06/12/22 12:21
Jordan: Hejaz Railway segment
Author: Lackawanna484

The NY Times had a travel article about the current operations on Jordan's section of the Hejaz Railway. The Ottoman era service was a frequent target for TE Lawrence and his Beduoin freedom fighters

https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/11/world/middleeast/amman-jordan-hejaz-railway.html

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Date: 06/12/22 12:38
Re: Jordan: Hejaz Railway segment
Author: E25

Thanks for the link.  It requires a log-in, however.  Nice presentation.

Greg Stadter
Phoenix, AZ



Date: 06/13/22 05:45
Re: Jordan: Hejaz Railway segment
Author: Lackawanna484

You're welcome.

The article mentions the railroad has two steam engines. They are used a few times each year for special groups.

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