With clouds forming over the Himalayas, Kangra Valley Railway ZDM3 No 178 leaves Nagrota with the 0720 Joginder Nagar to Pathankot. This service is booked 10 hours and 10 minutes for it`s 101 mile... (more)
Surprising scenes in 2011. Fleets of donkeys were in use at New Delhi to move spent ballast and earth during engineering operations. We counted nearly 50 animals around the tracks. An empty EMU pa... (more)
1552, built by MLW in 1973, heads a Covilha to Lisbon train, seen near Castelo Branco in 1993.
2 feet 6 inch gauge ZDM3,No 159, leaves Kathleeghat with the 1425 Shimla to Kalka.
One of the ancient railmotors heads away from Shimla on the 1625 to Kalka, a 5 hour journey.
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)
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.
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.
A C2, 0-8-0 steam loco heads a morning, mixed train, from Shixi to Huancunjin on the Jiayang coal railway.
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)
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.
East German LEW electric BoBo no 7326 is seen near the top of the enormous "hole" at Pingzhuang.
2 feet gauge loco No 4 heads a train of wooden bodied tubs along the Jianghe Coal Railway.
M6 Henschel No 785 leaves Colombo Maradana for Colombo Fort.
Many people live on railway stations in Bangladesh. They do offer some shelter from rain and sun. Metre gauge 2613, built by GMD in Ontario in 1988, stands with a freight train at Sylhet.