ALCO 3808 nears Kolpur with a Quetta to Sibi freight in 2001.
Late 1950s built ALCo No 3836 nears kolpur with the 1330 Quetta to Lahore, The Chiltan Express.
1950s built Alco no 3803 climbs the 4% grade "Bolan Pass" on the approach to Kolpur. A sister loco was pushing at the rear of the train. 2 camels take a break to watch the Alcos.
ALCO 3807 passes a group of nomadic people (and their camels) camped out next to the line near Kolpur. The train is the Bolan Mail, 1530 Quetta to Karachi.
ALCO 3808 nears Kolpur with a Quetta to Sibi freight.
Heavily oil stained, 5 feet 6 inch gauge 3831 built in the 1950s as an ALCO DL500 leaves Kolpur with the "Chiltan Express", 1000 Lahore to Quetta. Kolpur is the top of the tortuous Bolan Pass muc... (more)
This is PR ARPW20 3830 emerging from summit Tunnel at Kolpur, at 1800 meters above Sea Level on the Mushkaf Bolan Pass section of Pakistan Railways. This (once highly strategic) line with its 1:2... (more)