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Blog Entry# 2375487
Posted: Aug 09 2017 (21:31)

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Last Response: Aug 10 2017 (13:45)
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Aug 09 2017 (21:31)  

7300 km RF journey in June~   689 blog posts
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Railfanning in the legendary Vaigai Express from TBM to TPJ. My first proper RF! Enjoy the pics
Pic 1: Waiting at Minambakkam to catch the local towards TBM
Pic 2: Arrived in TBM and checking the status of the TBM terminal
Pic 3: Tambaram Villupuram Passenger in the distance. Walking towards my coach
4: A closer look of RPM WAP 4 22843
Pic 5: Name board of the TBM VM Passenger parked at TBM
Pic 6, 7, 8: Waiting for my train at TBM
Pic 9: Finally! The King of CL has arrived
Pic 10: Stopping at Villupuram
Pic 11: Bhilai twin WAGs in the distanceat VM
Pic 12: VM TPTY passenger gets shunted to the PF. (RSA with TBM VM passenger saw earlier)
Pic 13: ED WAP 4 22556 says hello from the distance
Pic 14: Villupuram Railway Station
Pic 15: ED WDM 4D 11201 slowly crawls by. Possibly the loco that shunted the VM PDY passenger we saw earlier
Pic 16: PDY MS Passenger arrives in VM with a matching WAG 7
Pic 17: Saying goodbye to VM. Also note the Toaster GOC WDP3A in the distance. Possibly came with the RMM TPTY Express
Pic 18, 19: PDY HWH SF Express gets shunted
Pic 20: Lets see if anyone guess what the 20th picture is!
Pic 21: Unscheduled halt at Tiruvennainallur Road due to a freight train in front of us
Pic 22: Vaigai Express shows its class
Pic 23: Xing with the GUV MS Express
Pic 24: VRI Salem line branches out of VRI
Pic 25: Arriving @ VRI
Pic 26, 27, 28: Super Offlink Pune WDM 3D 11388 chugs off with the KIK SBC Passenger
Pic 29: Departing VRI and touching mps
Pic 30: Vellar river dried up
Pic 31: Enjoying the beautiful climate after VRI
Pic 32: Skipping Ottakovil - translates to Hole-Temple
Pic 33: Unknown DEMU crosses us near ALU (Not the VRI demu)
Pic 34, 35, 36: TPJ HWH Express crosses us with a ED WAP4 22662 in lead
Pic 37, 38: Arriving and departing ALU
My phone charge drastically reduced after ALU so coud'nt capture anything in the ALU TPJ section. Please comment and rate if you enjoyed seeing the pics

2 posts - Wed Aug 09, 2017

Aug 10 2017 (08:48)
India should accept Syrian Refugees*^~   15180 blog posts   2 correct pred (100% accurate)
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mass photos from mass train.. vaigai daaw..

Aug 10 2017 (09:06)
7300 km RF journey in June~   689 blog posts
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Did you find what the picture no 20 is?

Aug 10 2017 (09:09)
India should accept Syrian Refugees*^~   15180 blog posts   2 correct pred (100% accurate)
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VM la CL ML seperation area

Aug 10 2017 (10:35)
nexus~   316 blog posts   194 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Aug 10 2017 (13:45)
7300 km RF journey in June~   689 blog posts
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Correct! Nice

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