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  Topic: SRT Northern line: Steam Locomotives at Bang Pa In.
thaitransit

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PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 8:49 am   Subject: SRT Northern line: Steam Locomotives at Bang Pa In.
On the 12th august 2010 I visited Bang Pa In station to photograph the Queens Birthday special steam train. This steam train ran from Hualamphong station in Bangkok to Ayutthaya station. The special s ...
  Topic: Kuala Lumpur Transit System: Metrobus and other non Rapid KL
thaitransit

Replies: 0
Views: 6159

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Sat Dec 01, 2012 11:54 pm   Subject: Kuala Lumpur Transit System: Metrobus and other non Rapid KL
In early April 2010 while visiting friends in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. I had a few days spare to photograph the various types of mass transport around Kuala Lumpur. This was my 1st visit to Kuala Lumpu ...
  Topic: The new BTS extension from On Nut to Bearing.
thaitransit

Replies: 1
Views: 6124

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Wed Nov 28, 2012 7:54 am   Subject: The new BTS extension from On Nut to Bearing.
On the 14th August 2011 I visited and photographed the new BTS extension from On Nut BTS station to Bearing BTS station. This extension opened on 12th august 2011 so my visit was only a couple days af ...
  Topic: SRT: Mahachai Line + Buses of Wong Wian Yai during peak
thaitransit

Replies: 0
Views: 5442

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Wed Nov 21, 2012 5:43 am   Subject: SRT: Mahachai Line + Buses of Wong Wian Yai during peak
One day in June 2010 I photographed the conditions and traffic volumes found during the morning peak on the Mahachai line and around Wong Wian Yai area. In 2009 and 2010 the Mahachai line and the buse ...
  Topic: Bangkok BRT System: Chong Nonsi BTS (Sathorn) to Ratchapruek
thaitransit

Replies: 0
Views: 6360

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2012 7:05 am   Subject: Bangkok BRT System: Chong Nonsi BTS (Sathorn) to Ratchapruek
Spanning two separate visits in June 2010 I visited and documented the new Bangkok BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) line running from the BTS station at Chong Nonsi to Ratchapruek Road in Thonburi. The two sep ...
  Topic: SRT: Maeklong Line ? Ban Bo Station.
thaitransit

Replies: 2
Views: 6780

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2012 10:42 am   Subject: SRT: Maeklong Line ? Ban Bo Station.
The DMU set can get upto 40 kph on this line and my it rocks and bounces along at that speed. This line has had no real upgrades since 1912. just very basic track repairs.
  Topic: SRT: Maeklong Line ? Ban Bo Station.
thaitransit

Replies: 2
Views: 6780

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 12:07 am   Subject: SRT: Maeklong Line ? Ban Bo Station.
One afternoon during August 2011 I visited Ban Bo station on the Maeklong Line. This visit was to document a mid route station on the Maeklong line and to capture the lines trains from a track side va ...
  Topic: SRT Northern Line: Thailand's Highest and Longest ? Khun Tan
thaitransit

Replies: 0
Views: 5451

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:41 am   Subject: SRT Northern Line: Thailand's Highest and Longest ? Khun Tan
Over 2 days in late August 2010 I embarked on a rail photography trip to Khun Tan on SRT's Northern Line. Khun Tan is Thailand's highest railway station and is home to Thailand's longest railway tunne ...
  Topic: The Bangkok Airport Rail Link: The fastest train in Thailand
thaitransit

Replies: 0
Views: 5226

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:40 am   Subject: The Bangkok Airport Rail Link: The fastest train in Thailand
Over 4 separate trips I visited and documented the new Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi airport rail link. The visits occurred during the limited free trial period in June 2010 and on the 1st day of full servi ...
  Topic: Bus loops - fading fast...
thaitransit

Replies: 20
Views: 23830

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Sun Jun 06, 2010 2:35 pm   Subject: Bus loops - fading fast...
That Amtrak service seems quite nice as per there website and you can see alot of the USA by using it. But its very slow alot of the trips are more than 18 hours long. Also these trips seem to only op ...
  Topic: Photos & Videos: Santa Clara VTA
thaitransit

Replies: 3
Views: 10430

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Sun Jun 06, 2010 1:32 pm   Subject: Photos & Videos: Santa Clara VTA
Great pictures of some very interesting bus styles. I have a couple of questions about the buses themselves.

http://i776.photobucket.com/albums/yy43/RegionalTransit/West%20Coast%20Transit/WCT3369.j ...
  Topic: Bus loops - fading fast...
thaitransit

Replies: 20
Views: 23830

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Sun Jun 06, 2010 1:22 pm   Subject: Bus loops - fading fast...
This is probably going even more off topic.

I had a friend who used to live in the US in the west side of the country. He basically said 3 things i found very surprising.

1. Few people actually ...
  Topic: Kuala Lumpur Transit System: Rapid KL Buses.
thaitransit

Replies: 3
Views: 6487

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Sun Jun 06, 2010 1:04 pm   Subject: Kuala Lumpur Transit System: Rapid KL Buses.
Rapid KL is a semi govt company that controls Metro bus, Monorail and Metro rail services in KL. It is partly owned by the Malaysian govt and does get a part subsidy from the govt for capital infrastr ...
  Topic: Bus loops - fading fast...
thaitransit

Replies: 20
Views: 23830

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Sat Jun 05, 2010 2:42 pm   Subject: Bus loops - fading fast...
Loops at the end of transit routes generally were first built for streetcars as a way to turn them around. Most street railways did not use two-ended or bi-directional cars in the modern era (post-19 ...
  Topic: Bus loops - fading fast...
thaitransit

Replies: 20
Views: 23830

PostForum: Photographs, Bus Logs and Route Suggestion Ideas   Posted: Mon May 31, 2010 8:25 am   Subject: Bus loops - fading fast...
Just a friendly question: What is a bus loop?
is it just a place where the buses turn around?
Or is it a small bus terminal?

Would this be considered a bus loop?

http://i93.photobucket.com/ ...
 
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