One of the ancient railmotors heads away from Shimla on the 1625 to Kalka, a 5 hour journey.
In a unique and very colourful livery, 14962 partners 16751 (also from Katni shed) with a heavy freight train moving slowly through Jaipur.
In one of the last metre gauge strongholds, MHOW based YDM4 #6736 pauses at Kalakund so a classmate can be attached to the rear for the climb up the ghats to Patalpani.
18677 of Malda Town shed pulls away from Barsoi with a Katihar to Radhikapur passenger train on a foggy West Bengali morning.
The busy metre gauge junction of Pilibhit is starting to resemble a museum as the rest of Indian Railways modernises and converts to broad gauge. Here 6528 pulls in with the Ruhelkhand Express fro... (more)
With all its 16 ALCO cylinders at full roar, 14734 blasts to through Nangloi to the utter indifference of the passengers using the adjacent line as a convenient seat!
2 feet 6 inch gauge, ZDM3 No 177 nears it`s terminus at Joginder Nagar after a 101 mile run from Pathankot. It has taken 9 hours and 10 minutes to do this! Note the semaphore sighting signal, top ... (more)
Passing a fine array of semaphore signals as it pulls into the loop at Rau, 6607 leads a Ratlam to Akola train on the soon to be converted metre gauge tracks around Indore. Within a few months thi... (more)
All over the world, young boys still want to be loco drivers (engineers). The driver of Kangra Valley Railway No 177 has his cab swamped with school kids at Jodinger nagar.
All around Delhi the slums spill out onto the railway tracks and here a signal stop creates a whirlwind of activity around 15543 and the Meerut Cant to Rewari shuttle. For all their "futuristic" s... (more)
Kalka is the main workshops for the 2 feet 6 inch gauge line to Shimla. Here, the engine from ZDM3 No 195 is given attention.
Kangra Valley Railway, ZDM3 No 177, awaits permission to enter the station at Baijnath Paprola. The passengers have decided to get off and walk up the track to the station. The train moved off wit... (more)
Our oarsman for the morning takes a breather as he admires the pair of ALCOs taking a heavy freight train over the holy River Ganges on the Malaviya Bridge.
On the beautiful 2 foot 6 inch Kangra Valley Railway, ZDM3 ~179 pulls into Bharmar in a brief glimpse of sun.
Kangra Valley Railway,2 feet 6 inch gauge ZDM4A No 205, climbs into Palampur with the 0410 Pathankot to Baijnath Paprola. The snow covered Himalayas look stunning on this sunny morning.