On the famous Bolan Pass, ALCO 3825 leaves Mach with the 1130 Quetta to Rawalpindi.
ALCO 3801 with sister loco 3814 pushing at the rear, climb the 4% grade Bolan Pass at Dozan. Note the semaphore signal at the top of the photo and the steps made to maintain it.
Schenectady built ALCO 3815, with sister 3823 pushing at the rear, slog up the 1 in 25 (4%) grade into Mach with a train for Quetta. At Mach they will reverse into the station for a few minutes` r... (more)
ALCOs 3834 and 3823 both built at Schenectady in the late 1950s share the shed at Mach with a couple of goats. Mach shed provides banking engines (helpers) on the Bolan Pass.
ALCO 3808 nears Kolpur with a Quetta to Sibi freight.