The International Steam Pages

Malayan Industrial Railways

By 10th July 1971, as oil palm was in the ascendancy, rubber estate railways were in steep decline. Deep in the Fermanagh Estate near Sepang, 610mm (2ft) gauge Motor Rail 4wDM 22255/1965 was in use. A second, older, locomotive was in store, the mill yard being shunted by tractors. (JB)


Rob Dickinson