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JR-West - JR西日本JR-West series 485, Limited express Raicho at Awara-onsen

Now JR-West uses the EMU, series 485 for Limited express RAICHO.
Series 683 type 4000 will be succeed to the EMU series 485 in the near future.
So, nowadays enthusiastic railway fan comes into Hokuriku area. (=Shiga pref., Fukui pref. and Ishikawa pref.)
By the way, "Awara-Onsen" means Awara HotSpa.
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JR-Kyushu - JR九州JR-Kyushu series 485 at Hyuga-sumiyoshi

This train is the Limited express HYUGA #9 bound for Miyazaki-kuko operated by series 485.
This EMU has JNR logo on the top car and the colour scheme is JNR original.
JR Kyushu disused the series 485 until the middle of March 2011.

Photo: 2011/03/11
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JR-West - JR西日本JR-West series 485 at Kanazawa

Limited express RAICHO, the EMU series 485 arrived at Kanazawa station in Ishikawa prefecture.
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JR-Kyushu - JR九州JR-Kyushu series 485 at Kiyotake

This train is the Limited express KIRISHIMA bound for Kokubu operated by series 485.
JR Kyushu disused the series 485 until the middle of March 2011.

Photo: 2011/03/12
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JR-Kyushu - JR九州JR-Kyushu series 485 at Minami-miyazaki

This train is the Limited express KIRISHIMA bound for Kagoshima-chuo operated by series 485.
JR Kyushu disused the series 485 until the middle of March 2011.
Japanese railfan call such EMU PATCHWORK.

Photo: 2011/03/11
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 485/Nikko at Shin-okubo

This train is the Limited express NIKKO bound for TOBU-Nikko on Tohoku line operated by series 485.
NIKKO is a famous area for sightseeing. There are many historical temples in the Edo period (1603 - 1867) and scenic mountains and lakes.

JR-East Series:485 Manufactured:1968- Power:1500V (DC), 20KV(AC) Purpose:Limited express Gauge:1067mm Line: Shonan-shinjyuku, Tohoku, TOBU Isesaki, TOBU Nikko

Photo: 2006/09/0
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 485 at Sarashina Signal tower

This train is a Rapid AIZU-liner bound for Aizu-wakamatsu on Banetsu-west line operated by series 485.
I took this photo from the cabin of a local train thru the cab of series 719.
The shade on the right is a wiper for the window of cab.

Photo: 2010/02/20
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JR-West - JR西日本JR-West series 485 type 2000 at Osaka

This train is the Limited express RAICHO bound for Kanazawa from Osaka operated by series 485 type 200.
Series 485 type 2000 is called "Cat" by railfan in Japan.

JR-West Series:485 type 2000 Manufactured:1968- Power:1500V (DC), 20KV(AC) Purpose:Limited express Gauge:1067mm Line: (RAICHO) Hokuriku, Kosei, Tokaido

Photo: 2007/03/26
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JR-West - JR西日本JR-West series 485 type 200 at Osaka

This train is the Limited express RAICHO bound for Kanazawa from Osaka operated by series 485 type 200.
RAICHO means a grouse, it's a bird inhabits in the Hakusan Mountains. (Kanazawa area)

JR-West Series:485 type 200 Manufactured:1968- Power:1500V (DC), 20KV(AC) Purpose:Limited express Gauge:1067mm Line: (RAICHO) Hokuriku, Kosei, Tokaido

Photo: 2007/03/26
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 485-3000 at Niigata

This train is Limited express "INAHO" JR East series 485-3000.
This train runs between Niigata pref. and Sakata city Yamagata pref. about 2 hours.

I took this photo at Niigata station in the evening.

Photo: December 23, 2007
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 485-3000 at Nyuuzen - Tomari

About 40 years ago, Japan National Railway released series 485 to use them for Limited express.
JNR privatized as the JR Group in 1987. Series 485 was distributed on each JR company.
Afterward, JR East remaked series 485 into "series 485-3000".
I feel the front shape of 485-3000 look somewhat "ROBOCOP".
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 485 type YAMADORI at Ikebukuro

This train is the Limited express KUSATSU bound for Naganohara-kusatsuguchi on Yamanote-freight line operated by series 485 type YAMADORI.

Photo: 2011/08/20
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 485 type YAMADORI at Kawarayu-onsen

This train is the Limited express Resort KUSATSU bound for Naganohara-kusatsuguchi on Agatsuma line operated by series 485 type YAMADORI.

Photo: 2011/09/10
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 485 type YAMADORI at Otsuka

This train is the Limited express KUSATSU bound for Naganohara-kusatsuguchi on Yamanote-freight line operated by series 485 type YAMADORI.

Photo: 2011/08/07
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 485 at Warabi

This train is the Express NOTO bound for Ueno on Tohoku line operated by series 485.

Photo: 2011/05/03
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JR-West - JR西日本JR-West Limited express Hakutaka, series 489 at Nyuuzen

The Hokuriku line runs between Shiga pref. and Niigata pref. in Japan.
Usually, JR appropriates series 681 or 683 for Limited express Hakutaka, but suddenly the train was down by some trouble.
Therefor old type, series 489 was assigned to the troubled train.

Photo: October 28, 2007
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JR-West - JR西日本Express NOTO at Takaoka

Express NOTO runs between Kanazawa city Ishikawa pref. and UENO Tokyo. The style of series 489 is called "Bonnet style".
JR-West uses series 489 for "Express NOTO", sometimes Limited express HAKUTAKA.

Express NOTO runs every night, starts out from Kanazawa 10:15 pm, arrives at UENO at 6:05 am.

I took the photo of this scene at Takaoka station, in Toyama pref. at midnight.
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JR-West - JR西日本JR-West series 489 at Uguisudani

This is a night express Noto bound for Ueno on Tohoku line operated by series 489.

Photo: 2009/04/04
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 651 at Mabashi

This train is the Limited express Super HITACHI #27 bound for Iwaki on Jyoban line operated by series 651.

Photo: 2011/08/20
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JR East - JR東日本JR-East series 651 at Otsuko

This train is the Limited express Super HITACHI bound for Ueno on Jyoban line operated by series 651.

Photo: 2009/09/21
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