Narrow Gauge Railways of Ceylon | Sunday Observer

Narrow Gauge Railways of Ceylon

10 October, 2021

‘Narrow Gauge Railways of Ceylon’ by Rasika Wickramanayaka is a result of a comprehensive research over many years on the Narrow Gauge Railways of Ceylon/Sri Lanka including state-operated railways and industrial narrow gauge railways.

The book describes the timeline of the narrow gauge railways from inception to closure and includes additional details such as mysteries and myths, motive power and rolling stock preservation and museums, narrow gauge facilities, eyewitness accounts and accidents. Hardback is with dust jacket and 468 pages, including over 200 plates (many of them in colour), timetables, drawings of all narrow gauge motive power and rolling stock, details of bridges and culverts, station layouts, track gradients, maps and important technical details.

The book can be purchased from the author who can be contacted via email on: [email protected].

 

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