3100hp of ALCO engine rolls gracefully over the sea estuary as it enters the town of Nagore with the aptly named Tea Garden Express which crosses the southern tip of India to Ernakulem in Kerala. ... (more)
Metre gauge YG 2-8-2 No 3409 arrives at Silaiman with a morning local from Madurai in 1989. I presume that there are semaphore signals showing their red paint on the other side of the backing boa... (more)
Metre gauge 0-8-2T rack loco 37387 was built by SLM in switzerland in 1920. Similar engines were built right up to 1952! Here it pushes the daily train from Mettupalayam to Ooty out of Coonoor. Th... (more)
One photo which I'd forgotten about from my trip to Pambam Bridge, 14048 is dwarfed by the Indian Ocean as it heads onto the island of Rameswaram at the southern tip of India.
Another already sadly lost metre gauge scene - 6297 pauses at Oddanchatram with an afternoon train from Madurai to Podanur. See more at www.youthwith.fotopic.net.
One of the beauties of Indian Railways having open doors is that photos such as this are so much easier. Here the Rameswaram to Chennai Express passes the signal protecting the Pambam Bridge, silh... (more)
Part 3 of the Pamban Bridge Trilogy - 14048 curves off the bridge and past the fishing village of Pambam on the fi... (more)
Part 1 of the Pamban Bridge Trilogy 14048 crosses the cantilever section of the bridge with a passenger service fr... (more)
Despite the green livery boasting of its environmentally friendly bio-fuel credentials, the ALCO heritage of 6331 is all too apparent as 6331 heads out of Udagamandalam (more commonly known as Oot... (more)
In a faded version of Golden Rock's attaractive green livery, #14662 rounds the curve into Sholavandan with a rake of box cars. See more at www.youthwith.fotopic.net
Part 2 of the Pamban Bridge Trilogy - 14048 nears the end of the bridge as it heads a passenger service from Tiruc... (more)