Bosra to Dera'a, 16/9/00

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Charter train from Bosra to Dera’a, Syria, 16/9/2000.

Having travelled by road from Damascus to Bosra, to the east of Dera’a, the group stayed there overnight. The next morning, after a quick look round the magnificent Roman amphitheatre, a charter train with 2-8-2 262 (Hart 4031/18) took the group back to Dera’a.

Steam train at Bosra Citadel, Hedjaz Railway, Syria

262, Bosra Citadel.

Steam train at Bosra Town station, Hedjaz Railway, Syria

262, Bosra Town.

Steam train in desert between Bosra & Dera'a, Hedjaz Railway, Syria

262, Bosra - Dera’a.

Steam train at Garez between, Bosra & Dera'a, Hedjaz Railway, Syria

262, Garez, Bosra - Dera’a.

Steam train passing through market, Dera'a, Hedjaz Railway, Syria

262, arriving at Dera’a.