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FA/Falna (2 PFs)
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Track: Construction - Doubling+Electrification

State Highway 16, Falna
State: Rajasthan

Elevation: 282 m above sea level
Zone: NWR/North Western   Division: Ajmer
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Number of Platforms: 2
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Jun 20 2017 (22:02)   15270/Ahmedabad - Muzaffarpur JanSadharan Express (UnReserved) | FA/Falna (2 PFs) | SPJ/WDM-3D/11489

Arzan Kotval   1378 blog posts
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Absolutely Thrilling ! Late Night Video of Hurrying & Honking Jan Sadharan Express in 4K !!!
  
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May 12 2017 (21:40)   16507/Bhagat Ki Kothi (Jodhpur) - KSR Bengaluru Express (via Hubballi) | FA/Falna (2 PFs)

IR Food quality is pathetic^~   83675 blog posts   5301 correct pred (78% accurate)
Entry# 2274583            Tags   Past Edits
16507 Jodhpur Bangalore speeds through Aravali ranges enroute to Falna
click here
doubling progress from Khimel to Falna can also be seen.
double line is fully ready from Khimel to Moribera and only some finishing touches to be given.

  
May 13 2017 (19:09)
IR Food quality is pathetic^~   83675 blog posts   5301 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Khimel Station Board
  
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Dec 09 2016 (17:17)   JP/Jaipur Junction (6 PFs)

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Frnz my post regarding the railway History of Rajasthan ..##RAILWAYS IN RAJASTHAN##
Source - click here
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The
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first full scale working railway steam locomotive was built in the United Kingdom in 1804 by Richard Trevithick. World's first railway journey took place On 21st February 1804, as Trevithick's unnamed Steam locomotive hauled a train along the Rail transport of the Penydarren iron works, near Merthyr Tydfil in South Wales. In 1814 George Stephenson, inspired by the early locomotives of Trevithick and others, built the Blucher locomotive, one of the first successful Flange-wheel adhesion locomotives. Stephenson played a pivotal role in the development and widespread adoption of the steam locomotive. It was not until 1825 that the success of the Stockton and Darlington Railway proved that the railways could be made as useful to the general shipping public as to the colliery owner. The world's first trunk line can be said to be the Grand Junction Railway, opening in 1837, and linking a midpoint on the Liverpool and Manchester Railway with Birmingham, by way of Crewe, Stafford, and Wolverhampton.
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RAIL IN INDIA
The first rail system plan for India was put forward in 1832, but nothing could be done for next 12 years. In 1844 A.D., the Governor General of India Lord Hardinge insisted private entrepreneurs to set up a rail system in India. Two railway companies were created and the East India Company was asked to assist them. Interest from a lot of investors in U.K. led to the rapid creation of a rail system in India. The first train in India became operational on 22nd December 1851 and was used for the hauling of construction material in Roorkee. The first passenger train between Bori Bunder, Bombay and Thana covering a distance of 33.66 km (21 miles) was inaugurated, On 16 April 1853. The British government encouraged the setting up of railway companies by private investors under a scheme which assured a guarantee of an annual return of 5% during the initial years of operation. After completion of work, the company was to be transferred to the government, but the original company would hold operational control. Thus the development of railways in India started on all sides. The rail network had a route mileage of 9,000 miles (14,500 km) by 1880, mostly radiating inward from the three major port cities of Bombay, Madras and Calcutta. By 1895 India had started building it's own locomotives. In 1896 some railway engineers and locomotives were sent to Uganda to construct Uganda Railways.
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NECESSACITY OF RAIL IN RAJPUTANA
The trade in Rajputana till the mid of 19th century, was carried on animals like bullocks, camels, ponies and donkies; and animal driven carts. The outbreak of 1857 put the factor of urgency for the rapid development of roads, railways and telegraph lines in Rajputana. Government of India advised the native states to undertake the construction of these facili¬ties for movement of military troops for the maintenance of law and order and to encourage trade and commerce.
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#railhistory@rajasthan

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Dec 12 2016 (14:19)
The train not taken~   2625 blog posts
Re# 2085576-17            Tags   Past Edits
A very, very informative article!! Rail history is always very fascinating!
Just nitpicking here, but the first train in India wasn't run in 1851. On two occasions before that trains did run in India. For the first time in 1836-37 in Madras ( Now Chennai) and around 1842 in Rajahmundry (RJY).

  
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Dec 12 2016 (14:22)
Guest: 2a1e7aef   show all posts
Re# 2085576-18            Tags   Past Edits
Yup.sir in rajahmundry for construction of Dam ..and works ..
Yup sir ..actually i am looking for more information ..regarding it ..will post very shortly ..:-)

  
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Dec 12 2016 (14:52)
The train not taken~   2625 blog posts
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Here you go! You can find a lot of details about the engineering and the financial aspects of the Rajahmundry railway lines in this book. It was in operation around 1847, and the route actually had a double line!!!
click here

  
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Dec 12 2016 (14:53)
Guest: 2a1e7aef   show all posts
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Thank u ..sir ..

  
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Mar 17 2017 (20:12)
ritzraj   636 blog posts
Re# 2085576-21            Tags   Past Edits
I have one question, if jodhpur and BIKANER merged with India then how come some part of railway under these was given to Pakistan govt
  
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Feb 23 2017 (16:24)   FA/Falna (2 PFs)

IR Food quality is pathetic^~   83675 blog posts   5301 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Ntes based display at Falna
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Feb 23 2017 (16:26)
IR Food quality is pathetic^~   83675 blog posts   5301 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Station pic giving station entrance
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Feb 23 2017 (17:51)
12952 नई दिल्ली मुंबई राजधानी द किंग~   7441 blog posts   346 correct pred (77% accurate)
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Achhi h.

  
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Feb 23 2017 (17:52)
LHB for SCR legends please~   514 blog posts   112 correct pred (68% accurate)
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Does NTES always give correct info? Once it reported that 12776 arrived at 0710 whereas it arrived at 0740 😕

  
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Feb 23 2017 (17:54)
IR Food quality is pathetic^~   83675 blog posts   5301 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Ntes trolls at destination
  
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Dec 20 2016 (11:34)   FA/Falna (2 PFs)

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Falna Railway Station Station Pic Update
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