Seen working through the protected area of Wadi Rum, near Disi, with the temperatures around 40 degrees,
758 is seen with the 13.15pm Alutgama to Galle, these very old looking units were only imported in 1977,this particular unit was in a very poor condition with a big corrosion problem, probably so... (more)
785 is seen arriving at Alutgama station with the 08.34am to Matara, this train had started its Journey in Colombo.
751 is seen departing Alutgama station with the 11.55am to Matara, this train had started its Journey from Vavunia in the north of Sri Lanka
Still stored at the running shed, having finished its working life in 1983 ! Built in 1953 in Loughborough in the UK, one of 25 imported into Sri Lanka
594 is seen working south of Ragama station with the 16.25pm to Colombo, The people on the track are the local track gang, trying to get some much needed ballast under some new sleepers.
789 looking very clean,is seen departing the station with the 12.35pm to Badulla, running some 90 late, although this is not considered very late here !
Still doing a great job after many years in service, and still looking pretty good,having been imported into Sri Lanka in 1966, This is the only M2d running at the moment, the other one is in the... (more)
Built in England by Robert Stephenson in 1944, 340 is seen leaving the shed at Dematagoda, the locomotive is now rarely steamed, athough today it worked an evening special from Colombo Fort Stati... (more)
2033 works a southbound freight while 3986 works empty stock in Luxor Yard
EMD G22W 3982 shunting stock at Luxor Station,ready for the 14.50pm train to Aswan
A rare view inside the old depot at Luxor, with EMD G22W 3983 waiting to be moved to Cairo for some much needed attention.
3242 works a Army train south of Luxor,and the army personel on the first wagon were not pleased to see a camera pointing there way ! !
3269 works a southbound train from Cairo to Aswan seen passing the small town of Al-Radwania