Hard work for the The TCDD 56 548.
The TCDD 45 161 has been built in England by North British in 1942. The locomotive did spend most of its life on the line between Irmak and Cankiri.
Quitting cold Turkey
A derailment brought an abrupt end to a week's steam charter in Turkey which damaged engine, tender, cars and track. Fortunately, it was the last afternoo... (more)
Steam through the poppy fields
A photo freight steams along nicely, passing by fields of opium poppies, from where comes much of the world's legal supply of medical opiates.
Nohab built 45020 heads a southbound passenger somewhere near Ladik.
Smoked honey !
The Decapod #56 548 of the Turkish Railway TCDD with its passenger train is crossing the second big steel girder bridge of the line Alaşehir-Uşak.
The Decapod #56 548 of the Turkish Railway TCDD with its passenger train charging south of the city of Uşak, where this locomotive was based.