The plate on this engine reads Alborz Niroo Rail road fleet, GM, Class GT26CW, Serial 60-7045 (but this is the road number, not the builder's number), and interestingly, a date according to the Pe... (more)
A "wow!" landscape for a train, enough to make a railfan happy
Mohammadieh or Mohammadiye station is a passenger station located on the outskirts of Qom on a major junction.
So if I recap, Qom is a "holly city", the train is called "... (more)
Taking a holly picture of a "Paradise" train near the Holly City of Qom
A far cry from the American double stacks with their lashups of several 4400 HP engines, this Iranian container train is powered by a single 1300 HP G12 !