The modern and the gothic: a Velaro e320 ready for departure to Paris
Ugly little MoW railcar
Night scene in the Doroud station before the departure of a long distance sleeper train.
1 km high cliff
This picture shows the famous Trans-Iranian railroad in the Zagros Mountains near Bisheh (south of Dorud). The track travels a deep gorge. The cliff above the train... (more)
Chain rebuilding U30Cs dating from 1992-94 after 25 years of hard service in Iranian deserts
This broken control stand sits among the remains of a wrecked U30C, displaying Iranian labels together with a General Electric plate from the "Big Satan", aka the USA.
LDE 626: 10 units numbered 60-351 – 360, built in Romania in 1986 by Electroputere Craiova, all retired and waiting for an unlikely sale in Bafq.
This is a typical landscape of the most spectacular section of the "old" Tehran - Tabriz line. As of today there is not yet a "new" line, because it is still under construction... (more)