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Locomotive near Lousal, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
N 39° 02.393 W 008° 25.350
29S E 549978 N 4321361
Quick Description: A nice locomotive on display in the old mines of Lousal area
Location: Setúbal, Portugal
Date Posted: 9/24/2011 1:15:00 AM
Waymark Code: WMCN53
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 6

Long Description:
This was a nice surprise. There are more locomotives on display in the area, but this comes with some cars attached. It's located near the local train station. A modern facility which looks strange there, considering there is roughly nobody to use it.... no village, no factories, nothing. It was empty, of course.

Unfortunately I don't have details about the locomotive, but it should had been related with the mine exploration. Lousal has now a museum of the mine and is being well taken care of by local authorities. A nice place to visit.
Locomotive Type: (required): Steam

Do you need to pay an entrance fee to view this locomotive? (required): No

How accessible is this locomotive display? (Required): Display is designed to allow additional climbing access.

If "other" what is the engine type? (optional): Not listed

If a fee is required what is the approximate cost for admittance? (optional): Not listed

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