Continuation from /blog/post/4407460 Link for trip diary /blog/post/4404094 Uploading all the pictures that I had taken on the eventful day last year. My apologies as I haven't had the time to pen down the travelogue yet! ______________________________________________________________________ Photo... more...
Roll :- Pic 1 :- The Iconic Chennai Central building Pic 2-3 :- The suburban and main terminal entrances Pic 4-8 :- WAP-7 duo with their respective loads. SR's RPM WAP-7 30556 with Mangaluru Central- Chennai Central Superfast, and SCR's LGD WAP-7 30316 with Hyderabad Express Pic 9-11, 13 :- WCR's ET WAP-4 22709 with ALLP-MAS express in tow Pic 12 :- Small Station board Chennai Central Pic 14-17 :- TNP handsome lad WDM7 11003 chimes in with MAS-CBE shatabdi express Pic 18 :- RPM WAP-7 30358, the locomotive assigned for the Shatabdi Pic 19-21 :- TNP WDM 7 11007 hidden behind the fantastic main station board at MAS Pic 22 :- Tracks being reconstructed. Evidence of heavy rain Pic 23-24 :- WDS6 35641 brings in my train MAS-SRC ACSF . Pic 25-28 :- One of the most successful AC DD the MAS-SBC AC DD express with allocated locomotive ED WAP-7 30554. Note the prancing deer, the logo of ED ELS Pic 29 :- Zoomed in view of Station board Pic 30-32 :- TNP lad WDM2 18787 flanked by ED WAP-4 22580, the locomotive in charge of my train until VSKP. So rare to see true WDM2 nowadays. ___________________________________________________________________ Some of the pictures maybe posted earlier. Please ignore them! Enjoy D.O.C :- 18/08/2019 Camera used :- MOTO G5plus Picture credit :- Self Arnab :)
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