Gorakhpur

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Gorakhpur, India, 28/12/1993

Photographs of locomotives at Gorakhpur locomotive shed and a couple of trains at Gorakhpur station, north India.

After visiting the Saraya Suga Mills railway system the tour group were taken to nearby Gorakhpur for a visit to the metre gauge locomotive shed there.  After visiting the shed the group followed the track to Gorakhpur station as dusk fell.  After a meal they caught an overnight train to Muzzafarpur.

Gorakhpur roundhouse

Gorakhpur roundhouse.

Metre gauge YP “Pacifics”, Gorakhpur roundhouse

Metre gauge YP “Pacifics”, Gorakhpur roundhouse.

Metre gauge YG 2-8-2 3735, Gorakhpur locomotive shed

Metre gauge YG 2-8-2 3735, Gorakhpur locomotive shed.

Metre gauge YG 2-8-2 on passenger train, Gorakhpur

Metre gauge YG 2-8-2 on passenger train, Gorakhpur.

Broad gauge Alco WDM1 diesel locomotive on passenger train, Gorakhpur

Broad gauge Alco WDM1 diesel locomotive on passenger train, Gorakhpur.