The most crowded train in the world? Every January the Biswa Ijtema event takes place in Tongi, north of Dhaka, attracting around 3 million people! On it`s third and final day the trains taking de... (more)
An SY crosses a bridge above a busy street and market as it arrives at Ganshui to collect a train of empties for Qingqihai on the Datong coal railway.
Metre gauge 2915 heads another train of pilgrims returning from the Biswa Ijtema festival at Tongi.
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.
We came across 2620 in this sorry state at what I believe is Victorville.CA. It was parked with 3 warbonnet locos. I haven`t been able to find out what caused the damage. Anyone know?
The Ostroda to Elblag canal uses slipways to gain height. There are 5 separate inclines. The boat floats on to a submerged, 3.27 metre gauge, cradle wagon which then comes out of the water and dow... (more)
45045, Coldstream Guardsman, had a heavy collision with Saltley viaduct while shunting the nearby Lawley Street freightliner terminal. The loco was withdrawn following this. The driver involved be... (more)
45045, Coldstream Guardsman, had a heavy collision with Saltley viaduct while shunting the nearby Lawley Street freightliner terminal. The loco was withdrawn following this.
Metre gauge MLW 2306 on the Vaoal Express, 0020 Bahadurabad to Dhaka, passes slums lying very close to both sides of the tracks at Karwan Bazar, Dhaka.
metre gauge HHD class, No 3320,built by Ganz in Hungary 1983,passes through a textile market as it arrives at Bogra on train 20,the "Bogra Express", 1345 Gaibandha to Santahar. Stall holders need ... (more)
I believe this car is used as an inspection vehicle on the narrow gauge lines around Haivoron. It is seen at Haivoron with it`s own turntable.
Having just rode over this track on the very friendly, 18 inch gauge, Steeple Grange Light Railway near Wirksworth in Derbyshire, I was amazed to see the track profile!
8 narrow gauge Mallet locos gradually rust away around the turntable at Regua. They had already been there for over 20 years! Note the 5 feet 6 inch gauge DMU in the station.
Health and safety at work! Riding on the bonnet of an electric loco doesn`t seem such a good idea. Narrow gauge No1 propels wagons past 2 of it`s sister locos at Fuli mine.