Metre gauge DLW No 2801 crosses the Pantha Path Road in Dhaka with a train of pilgrims heading to the Biswa Ijtema festival at Tongi.
Better than a window seat? The folk riding on the outside of the loco get a great view, but also get a close up view of birds, insects and dust. Metre gauge Hitachi No 2507 passes Malibag with the... (more)
Metre gauge Hyundai/Rotem/GM No 2914 leaves Chittagong with the 1500 to Dhaka, the "Mahanagar Godhuli."
Metre gauge JDE-14 class No 2512 was built by Hitachi in 1980. It is seen outside the loco shed at Dhaka Kamlapur.
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.
Metre gauge MLU-14, built by Montreal Locomotive Works in 1969, calls at Srimangal with the kushiara Express, 0820 Sylhet to Akhaura.
It must be the coconut harvesting season in Bangladesh, as passengers on train 31, the 11h50 Rajshahi - Parbatipur "Uttara Mail" have decided to increase the luggage capacity of the train!
Metre gauge Hitachi 2507 shunts carriages at Dhaka Kamlapur.
Alco RSD-34 #6006 stands at Parbatipur Jn with train 24 09h50 Parbatipur - Khulna "Rocket Express" on March 18 2008. This train is an express in name only, as it calls at virtually all stations o... (more)
Alco RSD-34 #6009 stands at Ishardi Jn with train 762 06h50 Rajshahi - Khulna "Kabotaskha Express" on March 16 2008. These 1965 Schenectady built machines and their identical 1969 MLW built cousi... (more)
A track gang is at work at Kamlapur (Dhaka`s main station). They are installing dual gauge track to allow broad gauge trains from the west of the country to reach the capital.Note the footwear!
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