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Entry# 429699-0

STN/Sitarampur Junction (5 PFs)
সীতারামপুর জংশন     सीतारामपुर जंक्शन

Track: Quadruple Electric-Line

G T Rd Before Asansol
State: West Bengal

Elevation: 139 m above sea level
Zone: ER/Eastern   Division: Asansol
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Type of Station: Junction
Number of Platforms: 5
Number of Halting Trains: 40
Number of Originating Trains: 0
Number of Terminating Trains: 0
Rating: 2.6/5 (9 votes)
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Mar 09 2017 (08:59)   UDL/Andal Junction (6 PFs)

Anupam Enosh Sarkar   5777 blog posts   42283 correct pred (87% accurate)
Entry# 2190805            Tags   Past Edits
CRS, Eastern Circle will inspect the Electrification work in Andal-Sitarampur Section via Baraboni on 10.03.2017
  
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Oct 21 2016 (08:10)   JUNC/Junction Cabin ( Andal )
 

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Entry# 2031043            Tags   Past Edits
Public Notice Regarding Electrification
ER Press Release

  
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Oct 21 2016 (09:29)
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Re# 2031043-1            Tags   Past Edits
good news.... more sections of ER is getting electrified !!!
  
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Jul 02 2016 (11:12)   STN/Sitarampur Junction (5 PFs)
 

Aditya*^~   4323 blog posts   2413 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1914785            Tags   Past Edits
Is it possible for a train (coming from STN) to move towards Adra without Rake reversal ? Anyone

2 posts - Sat Jul 02, 2016

  
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Jul 02 2016 (21:25)
Aditya*^~   4323 blog posts   2413 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 1914785-3            Tags   Past Edits
So train from Dhanbad ( via STN) can move towards Adra without rake reversal. what is the MPS in ASN - ADRA section?

  
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Jul 02 2016 (21:55)
rajeevame~   2361 blog posts   76 correct pred (67% accurate)
Re# 1914785-4            Tags   Past Edits
The speed is not so good bcos when I use to travel to Tata from asn 13288,18182,18184 used to take abt 1 hr for 43 kms. Train used to pick up speed only after burnpur upto joychandipahar. It use to crawl between asn- burnpur

  
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Jul 03 2016 (05:33)
Aditya*^~   4323 blog posts   2413 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 1914785-5            Tags   Past Edits
I think IR needs to focus on branch lines also. the average speed of branch lines should be increased.

  
Jul 03 2016 (07:43)
DhnEcr~   5169 blog posts
Re# 1914785-6            Tags   Past Edits
The barachak damodar route goes via inside IISCO burnpur not in railways jurisdiction, so passenger trains possibly cant use it.

  
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Jul 03 2016 (13:05)
Aditya*^~   4323 blog posts   2413 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 1914785-7            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks. My opinion is all diversion should be from both side, similar to Pradhankhunta
  
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Sep 05 2014 (12:10)   STN/Sitarampur Junction (5 PFs)
 

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Entry# 1207300            Tags   Past Edits
Retro Snaps from Eastern Railway Bifurcation Junction Station :-
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Flickr Snap by Mr. Bingley Hall of 8 Down Train passing by Sitarampur Jn way back in 1979 with a Steam Loco :-)
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Image Source Link: click here
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PS: It can be seen in this snap that this route is electrified (HWH-DHN-NDLS Route was 100% Electrified by 1976)... :-D
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#EastIndianRailwayRetro

  
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Sep 05 2014 (12:33)
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Re# 1207300-2            Tags   Past Edits
Sitarampur Junction was chosen as the location by the Colonial British India Govt for constructing the alternative Grand Chord Route Tracks towards Mughalsarai as it is strategically located between Asansol on one side and other townships like Rupnarayanpur (Towards Chittranjan - Patna) and Kulti on the other side. Their survey suggested to build Grand Chord Tracks towards Kulti Direction further across River Barakar going straight to Dhanbad and then the Koderma Ghat Section :-)

  
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Sep 05 2014 (15:43)
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Re# 1207300-3            Tags   Past Edits
Stretch from Kulti to Dhanbad meant traversing the tracks through the gradients of Thapar Nagar - Pradhakhunta Junction Stretch and designing a bridge over the Barakar River. Later, the ghat section between Parasnath and Paharpur via Nath Ganj - Gujhandi - Dilwa - Gurpa Section was a greater challenge for the work force as they had to face creatures like mosquitoes and pythons in the Dhanua - Manua Forest Belt. Further, their task was to design a huge curve track and reach Gaya Jn. Then their task was to design a huge n mammoth bridge over the River Sone. Once this bridge was designed, their last task was to join the tracks from Dehri-On-Sone to Mughalsarai Junction, where tracks from Patna Side were already in place. Many Freedom Fighters had once vandalized the construction site near Son Nagar that forced Railway workers to flee that site and quarters which delayed the...
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work. After some years, by 1906 the tracks were joined with Mughalsarai and Lord Minto inaugurated this Grand Chord Route saying that if this Rail Line was introduced long time back by Mid 1850s then the 1857 Revolt (As per their Language) would have been prevented. Today, this route is undergoing #EDFC Construction Works by the Indian Railways :-)
  
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Apr 09 2016 (21:02)   63553/Asansol Varanasi MEMU | STN/Sitarampur Junction (5 PFs)
 

Vaibhav Agarwal*^   6115 blog posts   2568 correct pred (95% accurate)
Entry# 1796841            Tags   Past Edits
Traffic Block at Sitarampur for overbridge repairing work on 10/4/16
  
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Jan 25 2016 (02:21)   UDL/Andal Junction (6 PFs)
 

Vaibhav Agarwal*^   6115 blog posts   2568 correct pred (95% accurate)
Entry# 1720464            Tags   Past Edits
Energization related warning in Andal - Sitarampur section wef 31/1/16
  
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Sep 15 2015 (09:19)   53523/Asansol - Barkakana Passenger (UnReserved) | PKA/Pradhankhunta Junction (5 PFs)
 

Anupam Enosh Sarkar   5777 blog posts   42283 correct pred (87% accurate)
Entry# 1590698            Tags   Past Edits
Traffic block in Pradhankhunta-Sitarampur section for track maintenance work from 15.09.15 to 16.10.15 (Tue,Fri,Sat).
  
Rail Fanning
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Jul 25 2015 (09:18)   22387/Black Diamond Express | STN/Sitarampur Junction (5 PFs) | HWH/WAP-7/30328
 

ShahRukhKhan💙नये भारत का दूसरा नाम😍~   1859 blog posts   513 correct pred (62% accurate)
Entry# 1550047            Tags   Past Edits
HWH WAP7 Speeding with Black Diamond Exp Towards SITARAMPUR
Video Link -click here
  
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May 25 2015 (23:23)   18450/Puri Baidyanathdham Express | STN/Sitarampur Junction (5 PFs)
 

ShahRukhKhan💙नये भारत का दूसरा नाम😍~   1859 blog posts   513 correct pred (62% accurate)
Entry# 1485081            Tags   Past Edits
Patna-Puri Exp Skipping Sitarampur Station
  
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Jun 13 2015 (22:46)   15027/Maurya Express | STN/Sitarampur Junction (5 PFs)
 

उत्तरी रेलवे*^~   1677 blog posts   1816 correct pred (75% accurate)
Entry# 1511245            Tags   Past Edits
Is there a bypass line through which this train skips sitarampur junction while entering STN-PNBE line from DHN-STN line.

  
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Jun 13 2015 (23:06)
Montez~   2753 blog posts   1582 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1511245-1            Tags   Past Edits
yes there is
check out the route map of the train for more info ;)

  
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Jun 13 2015 (23:35)
Guest: 7ffc5f1e   show all posts
Re# 1511245-2            Tags   Past Edits
there is a sitarampur link cabin jn... the crossover happens from left to right.. and the speed in this link jn cabin is 15 kmph... i have travelled on this route uncountable number of times

  
Jun 14 2015 (09:31)
Montez~   2753 blog posts   1582 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1511245-3            Tags   Past Edits
It chooses the bypass marked with red to switch over from mainline to the chord
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