A foggy morning in the punjab is brightened up by a newly refurbished 12 cylinder ALCO in the new bright blue and yellow livery.
One of the enjoyable things about Ukraine is the relative sense of unknown among the railfan world... The scale of this bridge shocked me when I travelled over it and thanks to the wonders of mobi... (more)
749 008 in its heritage livery, stands amongst the signals at Luzna u Rakovnika with a steam special from Prague that was diesel hauled due to the heatwave weather.
The shunter works the points to enable the loco for the twice weekly narrow gauge service to Haivoron to run round its train.
The overnight train to Kosice in Slovakia departs from Prague....
Train 135 departs Ivano Frankivsk on a summers evening heading to Bilhorod-Dnistrovsky via Lviv and Odessa.
3100hp of ALCO engine rolls gracefully over the sea estuary as it enters the town of Nagore with the aptly named Tea Garden Express which crosses the southern tip of India to Ernakulem in Kerala. ... (more)
602 splits the traffic and stops conversations as it travels through the streets of Kurseong with the daily train from New Jaipaiguri to Darjeeling.
The flags flying across the town are Tibet... (more)
An interesting use of equipment - one half of a twin unit 2M62 locomotive and two passenger coaches, one of which is converted into a driving trailer make a nice little local train threading its w... (more)
A pair of ALCOs blast through the semaphore signals at the small station of Lunsariya in the plains of Gujarat whilst hauling train 16337 from Okha to Ernakulem.
Just a few hours into its mammoth 60 hour journey covering almost 2000 miles, the ALCO is just getting warmed up as it enters Rajkot station.
Away from the steam operated top end which gets most of the pictures, the Darjeeling Railway is still a fantastic line with lots of street running matched by mountain views. Here 605 drops into th... (more)
One of the last few remaining Metre Gauge lines sees a YDM4 cross the Choral River with a train from Mhow to Sanawad on a glorious sunny afternoon.
In the Arctic Circle, Rovianemi is "famous" as being the "official" home of Santa Claus..... Here however its a russian built SR1 hauling the heavy freight in somewhat seasonal conditions.
On just another day of regular commuter train steam loco operation at Leszno, the loco runs around its train ready to work back to Wolsztyn in the early morning twilight.