The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Society was formed in 1997. It has over 800 members in 24 countries. Its web site is at www.dhrs.org & www.dhrs.org.uk
The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway opened in 1881. It is one of only three railways in the World designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
The line from New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling is 55 miles long and rises to over 7,400ft.
For more information please contact
Paul Whittle, Public Relations Officer on: 01932 346549 firstname.lastname@example.org
Reports from the Line - How You Can Help
The DHRS welcomes factual, current information from recent visitors to the line. Information should include dates, locations, locomotive and carriage details, and timings. Any other more general information e.g. special workings is also welcome. If photographs are available for the use of the Society, please detail them and sent to "email@example.com" All reports and photos will always be acknowledged and any reports or photos used will be credited.