On a cold and cloudy morning in the Rajasthan desert, a pair of ALCO YDM4s arrive with a train to Jaipur to pass an opposite working. With the march of progress both the metre gauge traction and t... (more)
6729 waits patiently at Nindhar Benar to pass an opposite working on one of India's few remaining metre gauge lines.
After arrival at Jaipur, 6732 runs around its train from Churu as normal life continues around it. Here in tourist orientated Jaipur, a foreigner taking photos isn't even worthy of an inquistative... (more)
Due to a disjointed gauge conversion process, many metre gauge lines now find themselves cut off from loco sheds, leaving engines to be transported on flat wagons over the broad gauge network, suc... (more)
In a unique and very colourful livery, 14962 partners 16751 (also from Katni shed) with a heavy freight train moving slowly through Jaipur.
Little ALCO 6330 indulges in some switching moves at Loharu Junction with a Sikar to Rewari passenger. Already the metre gauge line terminates here at Loharu and the section on to Rewari is now a ... (more)
Then brand new, 13265 eases away from a pause at Phulera with a train full of boxcars heading towards Ajmer. See more at www.youthwith.fotopic.net.
Although officially based at Phulera, the Samdari to Bhildi line had an outbase of several YDM4s until it ceased operations in 2008 for the dreaded gauge conversion. Here 6403 is seen pausing with... (more)
Phulera based YDM4 #6357 in its outdated "rust" livery picks up passengers at Ringas Junction on another hot day. See more at www.youthwith.fotopic.net.
Phulera based YMD4 #6563 has just arrived at Jaipur with the overnight express from Sriganganagar - a train that is now history due to India's gauge conversion of metre gauge to broad gauge. See m... (more)
In the Rajasthani desert, a rather filthy 6499 pauses for the final time on its way into Jaipur on the fast disappearing metre gauge network. See more at www.youthwith.fotopic.net