The International Steam Pages

Malayan Industrial Railways

The Rompin Mining Company operated a metre gauge line from Bukit Ibam to Lanjut (Kuala Rompin). Ex-Malayan Railway steam locomotives were used for construction, but it was diesel operated from the start. Four B+B Hitachi diesel hydraulics (44.1 - 44.4) were delivered in 1961-2, this is 44.1 at Lanjut on 3rd June 1971. (JB)


Rob Dickinson