Steam View – Eritrea 18 – First Freight for 38 years

With views over the port of Massawa, Mallet locomotive 442-54 pulls the 2 container train away from the dockyard, forming the first real freight train in Eritrea for 38 years, 3/12/2010. The containers were carrying machine tools donated by the Danish State Railways for use in the Eritrean Railways workshop at Asmara.