Royapuram WAP-7 powering Trivandrum-Chennai express om its last leg of its journey crosses the urban surroundings of Chennai.
WAP-7 #30578Spotting for first time, built in 2017, first homed at GOMOH shed, then SANTRAGACHI & TATA shed and now finally at ROYAPURAM shed WAP-7
Ripping through VeppampattuEven though there is a platform in the UP direction, no trains stop at this station in both direction and rip through at max speed
Brand new LHB carriages First WAP-7 of ROYAPURAM shed doing the first run of Kochuveli - KSR Bengaluru Express with brand new LHB carriages
On a fine sunday morning, Chennai Egmore-Guruvayur express traverses through the countryside powered by a WAP-7 locomotive. Its always a refreshing moment to stay away from the monotonous city lif... (more)
Weather battered WAP-7 As the monsoon is in its peak, LALLAGUDA WAP-7 covered with mud powering T'puram Express with an extra load of overhauled carriage
Spotting after long time WAP-7 #30320, one of first WAP-7 loco that came to my area, after a gap of 8 months seen with legendary COROMANDEL Express
The empty rake of ALLP-MAS SF being shunted out of the platform by Royapuram WAP 7 30644
On a sunny day Blue sky with cumulus clouds was a perfect background to freeze ROYAPURAM WAP-7 with KSR Bengaluru Express passing through Egattur village
DLW made WAP 7 of Lallaguda shed with Chennai express
Dark clouds looms over the empty rake of Alleppey-Chennai express with Lallaguda WAP 7 at its helm
Curving like a snake 22 carriages with an additional overhauled carriage negotiating curves of Sevvapett Road area with ROYAPURAM WAP-7 in lead
First train on new spot Joyous moment as the first train on a new spot was my favourite train Chennai Mail Superfast Express coming from my hometown
Landmark en routeAlmost 16 years back when I moved to Chennai for work, these lone palm trees en route was the landmark that my train is nearing Chennai
Recently overhauled WAP-7 of Royapuram loco shed powers Tirunelveli-Tambaram Antyodaya express on its first regular run crossing Paranur.