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Photo of WAP4 22787 electric locomotive

Royapuram’s Boeing 787 WAP4 #22787 Rolls Past Ernakulam Town

Indian Railways’ electric locomotive class WAP4 with road number (serial number) #22787 (Boeing 787 :)) of the Royapuram (RPM) Chennai Electric Locomotive Shed (ELS) rolls past Ernakulam Town (ERN) with the 16606 Nagercoil Jn – Mangalore Ernad Express in tow. The Assistant Loco Pilot waves the all-clear green flag which gleefully flutters as the train shines in the early morning sun. ...

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WDM2Bs meet at Alappuzha with the Ernad and Janshatabdi expresses

Diesel WDM Veterans Meet at Alappuzha!

Southern Railways Diesel workhorses, WDM2B #17544 and WDM2 #17805 both of Golden Rock (GOC Ponmalai) shed stand tall, head to head at Alappuzha Railway Station one late evening. The former hauling the Mangalore – Nagercoil Ernad Express arrived first and the latter arrived later with the Kozhikode – Thiruvananthapuram Jan Shatabdi Express, but left first. Poor Ernad and #17544 was ...

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