Ready & Waiting
In an earlier post I related how we mistook the departure time when heading for the station and only made it by the skin of our teeth. Departure time was 08.10 and we actually boarded at 08.12, which was the time of this photo. It’s a good job that the advertised departure time in the public timetable is slightly in advance of the working timetable otherwise we would have had a long wait for the next train. We were heading for Kannur which is more than six hours north from Ernakulam Junction and Cochin where we had spent the previous six days. There are six locomotives in this view……….