28 February 2019

Chasing an unexpected steam charter
DSC2780  782 'Moutaineer' with a charter to Kurseong in the northern part of Siliguri. : DHR, India DSC2786 : DHR, India DSC2788  The chase is on! : DHR, India
DSC2790 : DHR, India DSC2802 : India DSC2806  Chasing a Darjeeling Himalayan Railway charter. B782 'Mountineer' hauls two coaches full of British enthusiasts alongside the Hill Cart Road between Siliguri and Sukna. : India
DSC2807  Car and driver for the day. : India DSC2811 : India DSC2820 : India
DSC2827  Arriving at Sukna. : India DSC2830  Ready to hand over the token. : India DSC2832  And into the climb. : India
DSC2844 : India DSC2852  Across the road. : India DSC2858 : India
DSC2870 : India DSC2873 : India DSC2881 : India
DSC2894 : India DSC2900 : India DSC2902  Impromptu stop to check the engine. : India
DSC2903  A stop which gave the sander chance to check his phone. : India DSC2904  No cars, no trains. : India DSC2910 : India
DSC2912 : India DSC2916  Patience! : India DSC2917  More patience needed! : India
DSC2924 : India DSC2931 : India DSC2943 : India
DSC2957  Sanders in action. : India DSC2961 : India DSC2969  Another stop to check the loco. : India
DSC2973  Checking round. : India DSC2976 : India DSC2983 : India
DSC2993 : India DSC2999 : India DSC3011 : India
DSC3014 : India DSC3018  Arrival at Rangtong. : India DSC3030  Sand all over the front rather than on the rails. : India
DSC3034 : India DSC3039 : India DSC3091  Breaking coal in the rain. : India
DSC3103  More sand! : India DSC3108 : India DSC3114 : India
DSC3118 : India DSC3121 : India DSC3126 : India
DSC3132 : India DSC3137  Another sand stop. : India DSC3143  Collecting sand used previously. : India
DSC3149  Full to overflowing with sand. : India DSC3155  And away again. : India DSC3160 : India
DSC3163  Applying the handbrake. : India DSC3165  Water above Rongtong. : India DSC3169  Water above Rongtong. : India
DSC3172  It rapidly became very dull. : India DSC3178  Pushing the camera to its (sensible) limit. : India DSC3184  Into the mist at reverse 1. : India
DSC3188  Away into the mist. : India DSC3193 : India DSC3201  Chunbatti loop. : India
DSC3210 : India DSC3217  Arriving at reverse 2. : India DSC3221 : India
DSC3228 : India DSC3243 : India DSC3248 : India
DSC3256 : India DSC3261 : India DSC3268 : India
DSC3278  A hint of better weather? : India DSC3281  Reverse 3 below Tindharia. : India DSC3286 : India
DSC3294 : India DSC3299 : India DSC3305 : India
DSC3309 : India DSC3310 : India DSC3311 : India
DSC3313 : India DSC3321  And into some suin. : India DSC3328 : India
DSC3330  Following the train at the site of the landslip below Tindharia works. : India DSC3333  Alongside the works. : India DSC3339 : India
DSC3345 : India DSC3354 : India DSC3362 : India
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DSC3378 : India DSC3386 : India DSC3387 : India
DSC3388 : India DSC3392 : India DSC3393  Uphill service at Tindharia. : India
DSC3396  And away for Darjeeling. : India DSC3406 : India DSC3411 : India
DSC3416 : India DSC3419  Tindharia works on the flattened off hill. : India DSC3422 : India
DSC3423 : India DSC3430  Fun in the sand. : India DSC3435 : India
DSC3437 : India DSC3440 : India DSC3441 : India
DSC3446 : India DSC3450  Climbing away from Tindharia. There used to be sidings on the left. : India DSC3464 : India
DSC3468 : India DSC3473 : India DSC3474 : India
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DSC3491 : India DSC3497 : India DSC3503 : India
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DSC3615 : India DSC3622 : India DSC3626 : India
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DSC3643 : India DSC3645 : India DSC3646 : India
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DSC3668 : India DSC3672 : India DSC3685 : India
DSC3692 : India DSC3701  Just across Pagla Jhora. : India DSC3715  Very hard work on the lower leg of Pagla Jhora. : India
DSC3718 : India DSC3722 : India DSC3726 : India
DSC3733  And through Mahanadi. : India DSC3735 : India DSC3739 : India
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