Lines of electric locomotives are stored at Touws River. This place was chosen for it`s arid climate. It rained during our visit!
Metre gauge 2714 nears Dhaka with the Egaroshindhur Probhati, 0645 from Kishorganj.
Metre gauge 2915 heads another train of pilgrims returning from the Biswa Ijtema festival at Tongi.
Lines of withdrawn locos are stored at Athens, Aghios Loannis shed. Visible are locos from ALCO, Electroputere and at least 9 of the former German class 221s.
A very gladdening sight in 2010. A 1954 built GM A1A-A1A fresh from overhaul stands outside at chittagong works, it`s paint barely dry.
Metre gauge MLW 2307 stirs the dust at an on-track market in Dhaka as it passes with the Surma Mail,1910 Sylhet to Dhaka. The line is actually double track here, some sleepers (ties) of the down l... (more)
Locos prepare for the days duties at George. At this time there were 3 return trips to Knysna. 2 mixed trains and 1 freight.
The most ignored sign, ever?
626187 was built in the early 1930s! It is seen at Germagnano ready to form an afternoon service to Torino (Turin), run by private operator SATTI.
Experimental use of HST power car,43014, to test push-pull with class 86 A/C locos, for forthcoming 82xxx DVT operations. Here 86240 propels the 0926 Wolverhampton to London Euston out of Birmingh... (more)
Only 1 of these English Electric locos, No 3118, remained in service in 2010. Lines of long-withdrawn locos stand at Pahartali shed and the nearby workshops. 3114 was shown as awaiting shops, so m... (more)
People and clothes are washed in a lake at Pahartali, Chittagong as GM 2226 passes on it`s way to the loco shed
1963 built General Motors 2226 drops onto the shed at Pahartali, Chittagong. Also visible are class 20,27,29,31 and 2 more 22s
2916 passes Tejgaon on a late afternoon train for Dhaka Kamlapur.
Metre gauge 2914 passes Pahartali with the Mahanagar Godhuli, 1500 Chittagong to Dhaka. The sidings on the left lead to the running shed, while behind the wall is the loco workshops.