Metre gauge 2909 roars out of Laksham Junction with the late running Mahanagar Probhati, the 0800 Dhaka to Chittagong
Metre gauge 2919 leaves Chittagong with the 1450 shuttle to Chittagong university. The carriages on these trains are very colourful to reflect the young clientele.
Metre gauge MLW 2306 on the Vaoal Express, 0020 Bahadurabad to Dhaka, passes slums lying very close to both sides of the tracks at Karwan Bazar, Dhaka.
2514 is stopped at a signal at Karwan Bazar with a train of devotees on their way to the Biswa Ijtema festival at Tongi. There is a fantastic,carnival-like atmosphere about these trains, with much... (more)
Only 2 broad gauge trains currently reach Kamlapur, the main station in Dhaka. Here ALCO clone 6412 nears Kamlapur with the Silk City Express, 0730 from Rajshahi.
1954 built, metre gauge GM 2020 stands at Chittagong, Pahartali shed. Now 56 years old and still in main line service! Also popular with crews and maintenance staff.
The most crowded train in the world? Every January the Biswa Ijtema event takes place in Tongi, north of Dhaka, attracting around 3 million people! On it`s third and final day the trains taking de... (more)
English Electrics 20153 and 20165 propel their train through the rapid loader at Daw Mill. They will take the coal just a couple of miles to Hams Hall power station.The wagons were still unfitted ... (more)
31409 heads a short ballast train at Tyseley. This, being a Sunday, finds the carriage sidings well stocked with DMUs.
This splendid Great Western signal gantry is still in use in 2010! A 3 car DMU approaches Worcester on the 1032 Birmingham New St to Great Malvern in 1988.
21111 built by Kisha Seizo of Japan in 1965 is plinthed in a park in Melaka. The plane is a Scottish Aviation twin pioneer.
Diesel hydraulic 821 climbs the last few yards into Goathland with a Grosmont to Pickering train during a diesel gala.
At a steady half a mile per hour,56096 and 56051 unload their coal trains at Didcot power station.
The local fire brigade have extinguished a bogie fire on 31414 and keep watch in case of another flare up. The loco had caught fire while approaching Leicester with the 0805 Birmingham to Norwich... (more)
North British built,3 feet 6 inch gauge pacific No 6, ex SAR 817 of 1920, shunts loco coal at St Helena gold mines. It`s fireman waits to change points (switch).