Burma, Indawgyi Valley Forest Light Railway

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Burma, Indawgyi Valley Forest Light Railway

The 'Indawgyi Valley Forest' in the 'Myitkyina Division' was leased by the 'Burma Forest Department' to Steel Brothers & Co Ltd under a concession agreements. By 1915-16 a light railway of unknown gauge had been laid for the transportation of timber. The line was still in use by 1939-40 [1].

References

  1. “Industrial Railways and Locomotives of India and South Asia” compiled by Simon Darvill. Published by ‘The Industrial Railway Society’ 2013. ISBN 978 1 901556 82-7. Available at http://irsshop.co.uk/India. Reference: Entry KC02 page ....