That ain`t no way to treat a loco! Metre gauge DLW 2801 is well loaded with pilgrims heading for the Biswa Ijtema festival at Tongi. Seen at Karwan Bazar, Dhaka.
Metre gauge Hitachi 2513 arrives at Comilla on train 38, the Mymensingh Express, 0200 Jagannathganj Ghat to Chittagong.
A young worker is involved in creating a dual gauge loco inspection pit at Kamlapur shed in Dhaka. This is for the broad gauge locos soon to be able to reach Dhaka.The locos visible behind him are... (more)
Metre gauge MLW built 2407 waits to leave Santahar Station with a local train towards Bonapara whilst the local wildlife grazes. See more at www.youthwith.fotopic.net
An old man contemplates life, some ducks prepare for a swim, and an ALCO heads for Khulna loco shed for a rest. This loco is a 5 feet 6 inch gauge ALCO built at Schenectady in 1965.
A metre gauge Henschel/GM loco passes very close to slum dwellings at Karwan bazar in Dhaka. It is heading the Bhramanputra Express, the 0600 Bahadurabad to Dhaka.
Cycle rickshaws are everywhere in Bangladesh. Over half a million in Dhaka, alone! Here, a pair of them await business at Laksham Junction as metre gauge MLW 2317 (built Montreal in 1969) shunts a... (more)
Broad gauge ALCO 6010, built Schenectady in 1965, thrashes out of Khulna on train 761 Kabotaskh Godhuli Express, the 1500 to Rajshahi.
2514 has stopped at a signal at Karwan bazar, with a train of pilgrims from Dhaka to the Biswa Ijtema festival at Tongi. The train had been stood for around 20 minutes when I took the photo, but r... (more)
Another load of devotees head for the Biswa Ijtema festival at Tongi, on a well loaded metre gauge train from Dhaka Kamlapur. And I think someone is photographing me!
Metre gauge 2915 stops at Sholashahar Junction with the 1415 Chittagong University to Chittagong.
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.
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)