The Mumbai to Hubli Express blasts out of the small station at Shidavane to attack the steep hill section to Ambale. The day before this Mumbai based locomotive was working the Vishakapatnum to Mu... (more)
Thats more like it! A pair of WDG3 "Shaktis" make the satisfying racket of 32 ALCO cylinders as they haul a heavy train of boxcars up the hill towards Ambale.
The perils of chasing ALCOs in 2016... Working what should be a regular ALCO train, an EMD GT46MAC climbs the Shindavane Ghats with the morning Pune to Kolhapur Passenger. Whilst an increasing num... (more)
Thanks to the work of Lalam and Apurva, the Shindavane Ghat (hill) section can now be called "famous" in railfan circles... Here 14886 descends the ghat with the daily Kolhapur to Pune P... (more)
Mornings first rays illuminate the top of passenger as it cuts through the dense fog in Shindavane ghat.
The mid morning Pune to Miraj passenger train accelerates over Shindavane viaduct, having dropped off track workers at the far end for some maintenance.
Digitally controlled ALCO 11391 blasts out of one of the short tunnels at Shindavane with an Ahmedabad to Bangalore Express train.
With the motors in full dynamic braking, two WDG4s descend the Shindavane Ghat towards Pune with a boxcar rake.
With 32 ALCO cylinders hard at work, 14798 and 14668 from Erode shed lift a lengthy goods rake over the impressive viaduct at Shindavane in the early morning sunshine.
Mumbai bound Koyana express approaching Daundaj station.
23 coach long Nizamuddin-Yesvantpur Sampark Kranti express negotiating almost circular Daundaj curvemore)
Morning passenger train to Solapur near Manjri station.
Locomotive from Jhansi shed speeding towards Daund with just 2 coach inspection special.
Twin diesels heading a goods train on a hundred years old stone bridge.
A pilgrimage called Palkhi or Wari is one of the most amazing events going on since 1000 years... (more)