We are aware that the railways of Vietnam from an enthusiasts standpoint are not covered very well on the Internet.
We hope that you will find this Gallery both interesting and informative.
Thanks to Richard Gennis for all the photos and text.
Photos taken between December 20, 2008 and January 03, 2009 - a period in which the sun totally failed to appear
The Vietamese equivalent of the Bullet Train (I think they have some things to learn on aerodynamic front-nose technology)
Class D8E-1001 (one of only two locally 2003 built locos, and both are still in service) seen here at Hanoi workshops on December 26, 2008
As of June 21, 2009 there are 20938 photos and 131 video clips within the 4281 pages that comprise the Phantasrail Galleries.
There are also 188 video clips on YouTube under PhantasrailUK (last updated May 29, 2009)
New pages June 06, 2009 : Railways Locomotive Types Class D4H Class D4HR Class D5H Class D8E Class D9E Class D10E Class D10H Class D11H Class D12E Class D13E Class D14E Class D19E Class D20E Gia Lam Workshops Lao-Cai Lao-Cai (2) Lao-Cai (3) Yen Vien Yen Vien (2)
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