Watering the locomotive, Eritrean style ! Only a few meters pipe are missing.
Recycling in Eritrea.Almost everything is recycled in this country. This old third class passenger car became the home of a family in the suburbs of the country capital Asmara. It is still wearing... (more)
After a hard day out on the line the two Mallets are resting in the warm evening sun in the Asmara shed.
The little steamer 0-4-0T 202 002 has been built in Italy by Breda in 1927. It is still occasionally used for shunting operations in the Asmara yard.
A local passenger train is leaving the Arbaroba station in the afternoon mist.
The local population is waiting for the steam locomotive to be serviced before boarding the train destination Asmara.
The mixed train hauled by the two Italian built Mallets 442-56 and 442-54 is taking water at the Arbaroba station.
Portrait of the Italian built Mallet 442-56 and at the Nefasit station.