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To promote awareness of, interest in and support  for the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway


New DHR News page

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 - 2019 AGM Minutes

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New book  The Incredible ‘B’ Class
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New book - BACK ON TRACK – Restoring Darjeeling's Railway
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New book about DHR 19B www.dhrs.org/sales2


The Incredible 'B' Class
At last, the definitive story of Darjeeling's 'B' Class Locomotive

The history, build details and operating practices, and it includes detailed plans for model makers too. It expands considerably on the knowledge base we have from previous publications and will prove to be the definitive work on this iconic class of locomotives which have worked on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway since 1889! Written by David Churchill, probably the world’s foremost authority on Darjeeling Locomotives, it balances diligent research with information from the DHRS archive and the support of friends with specific expertise. The book also covers the locomotives initially delivered to the Raipur Forest Tramway and those subsequently sold to Coal India to work at Tipong in Assam. No-one with an interest in the DHR or the surrounding area should be without it.

Gloss laminated soft cover with 128 pages
with SEWN BINIDINGS, 282 x 210mm.

Price £22.50 plus postage. UK £3.00, EC £6.50 Rest of World £9.00

Former DHR B Class loco No 19 heads up the loop incline.

President DHRS Adrian Shooter presents author David Churchill with the first copy of the Society’s latest publication –
the definitive story of the iconic DHR B Class fleet.

New Google Arts & Culture page with stories about DHRS