Tag Archives: Locomotives

Bright Orange Diesel Beauty from Ernakulam!

The bright orange WDM3A 16459R Diesel Locomotive of the Ernakulam Diesel Shed goes full steam as she nears home with the 22150 Pune-Ernakulam Superfast, one of the fastest trains and trains with least stoppages on the Konkan Route, at Kalamasserry, Ernakulam, Kerala. The orange livery is an intermediate home livery of the Ernakulam shed. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr ...

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Picture of Indian Railways electric locomotive WAP4 #22624 at Ernakulam Junction

WAP4 #22624 at ERS With a “Shadow” Livery

Erode shed’s WAP4 Electric Locomotive with road number #22624 pulls an empty rake on shunting duties at Ernakulam Junction Railway Station (ERS). The engine used to be bright red, but the paint had faded into bright orange. the evening sun shines brightly on its side until where the the corrugated sheet of the platform shelter suddenly cuts if off, playing ...

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Electric Rail Loco WAP4 Class of Indian Railways

WAP4 #22580 at Aluva with the Island

WAP4 #22580 of the Erode (ED) electric locomotive shed of the Southern Railways stands at Aluva Railway Station (AWY) late one evening heading the legendary supercrawler, the 16525 Kanyakumari – Bangalore Island Express. It was held up there to let the Trivandrum – Kottayam – Kozhikode JanShatabdi Express overtake it, the low priority train it is. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest ...

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WAP4# 22391 at CGY With the Island Express!

Legendary 16525 Kanyakumari – Bangalore Island Express arrives on platform 2 at Changanasserry Railway Station headed by one of Erode’s workhorses the WAP4 #22391. WAP4 engines are Indian Railways’ workhorses. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr Reddit Love This Pocket Gmail

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Two of India’s Old Electric Warhorses!

Two old electric warhorses of the Indian Railways coupled together (MU-ed) wait their turn to carry on with their duties at KR Puram Railway Station, Bangalore. Battered and bruised from their long years of hauling heavy freights across the country, the WAG5A #23129 and WAG5 #23083 locomotives (engines) both belong to the Arakkonam (AJJ) electric loco shed today. Note their ...

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GOC WDM2 16666 at Kollam!

Golden Rock (GOC) WDM2 Diesel Locomotive with fancy road number #16666 stands at Platform ‘1A’ at Kollam Junction Railway Station in Kerala, having brought in the Punalur – Kollam passenger train. The engine was built at Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW), Varanasi, and is regularly used to haul passenger trains on the Kollam – Punalur branch route and occasionally on the ...

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