Siemens Hercules (I know this is a bit funny for Americans, as 2000kW is not a huge amount of power, but here in Europe, especially in a locomotive weighing 80t is almost more than enough) having ... (more)
Locomotive being placed there for the whole day is now a common sight. Something different this time is the locomotive parked on the outer track where there is no wagon blocking it, but still a sm... (more)
MTR locomotive is seen hauling the intercity through train coaches to East Rail Depot. It is not a daily action since the coaches usually stay overnight at Hung Hom Station. At the same time, an E... (more)
Seimens ER20 MTR 8004 spends her night next to a overhead wire inspection wagon and says "Look, the Hung Hom Harbour Tunnel is always busy!"
This photo was taken just 3 days before MTR tookover KCR. Shortly all 5 Seimens ER20 were being put in storage or just for few wagons switching and night maintenance trains, untill now and will be... (more)
Pn 164792 Ceske Budejovice - Brno Malomerice
Expensive, high technology locomotive ... for switching only.
Thanks to the open of MTR Kowloon Southern Link which links the West Rail Line to the East Rail Line and shorten 30 more minutes travel time from the feeder bus, I finally can have my first visit ... (more)
Three ER20s rest next to the locomotive shed at Hung Hom.
3 Ex-KCR ER20s are staying overnight outside the locomotive running shed . When will those KCR Logos being removed ? Keep them as long as possible please !
Diesel locomotives are now owned by MTR , but still wearing the Ex-KCR's Logos .
This is a daily early morning action which moves some locomotives ( Usually ER20s nowadays ) from the locomotive shed to the track next to the locomotive shed .