B2B 213 poses in the summit station Pattipola (6,204 ft/1,891 m above sea level, Wikipedia is wrong). The address of the station: World’s End Road …
Railroading like 1890! To add some additional break weight on the downgrades Sri Lankan railways are still using iron balls at the hand break lever, which will be put in use at the summit station.... (more)
High in the mountains clouds are used to cover the scenery. In 2018 they're still using a token (tablet) system on Sri Lanka's main line between Rambukkana and Badulla. At 6,200 ft above main sea ... (more)
A mixed train is arriving at the Pattipola station. This is the highest located railway station in Sri Lanka at an elevation of 6204 feet.
4-6-0 #213 is leaving the Pattipola station with a mixed train. Pattipola is the highest located railway station in Sri Lanka at an altitude of 1891 meters (6204 feet) above sea level.