Mixed trains are still a feature of Sri Lanka Railways. Here 667 arrives at Peradeniya Junction, near kandy, with the 1020 kandy to Nawalapitya, mixed. Passengers ride in ancient looking carriages... (more)
Ancient S7 DMU trailers are propelled by a more recent S6 Hitachi motor car (at far end). Seen at Colombo Maradana on a local service.
M6 Henschel No 785 leaves Colombo Maradana for Colombo Fort.
Vintage GM loco 594 was built in 1958 but still looks good as it passes Colombo Maradana in 2005.
A well loaded S9 DMU arrives at Colombo Maradana station
Tehachapi in Sri Lanka! M6 class, 787, loops the loop at Demodera with the 1200 Badulla to Kandy, mixed train. In a short while it will appear in front of the 3 white buildings above it`s current ... (more)
Sometimes locomotives seem to follow you around and in a small island like Sri Lanka - thats quite often. Here MLW #749 is seen running "long hood forward" into Galle with a train from Matara to C... (more)
Just yards from the lush tropical beaches, Montreal built #749 blasts through Mount Lavinia with an afternoon express train to Galle. See more at www.youthwith.fotopic.net
MLW built M4 class #749 pauses at Panadura (just south of Colombo) with a Vavuniya to Galle train. See more at www.youthwith.fotopic.net
MLW MX-620 #748 awaits departure time with the 10:30 Inter City to Batticaloa. It will take 8 hours to cover the 350 km journey. Further photos available at: http://www.railpictures.net/photos/t... (more)
M4 749 arrives at Alutgama with a Colombo to Matara express .
M7 814 Arrives at Alutgama with an all stations service from Colombo,it arrives at 1030 and departs at 1300 all station back to Colombo .The train is normally formed of three coaches the middle co... (more)
Bridge near to Nanuoya Station
UK built 812 (Brush 1982) arrives at Colombo Fort with the empty coaches to form the 1535 to Kandy.