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Blog Entry# 4451857
Posted: Oct 07 (17:20)

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Last Response: Oct 08 (20:07)
Subh Navratri and Maha Nabami wishes, May Goddess 'Sidhidatri' shower her eternal benevolence towards all of us...
As the festive season draws to a close and the monotonous cacophony of our daily jobs yearns for the resumption of our daily doldrums, presenting some pictures of Dankuni Junction, the gateway to Howrah, Sealdah, Santraganchi and Kharagpur from the Howrah Bardhaman chord line....
Dankuni is an important industrial town lying adjacent to the Delhi-Kolkata expressway on the BWN-HWH Chord line. There was a proposal on similar lines as Panvel, to make Dankuni as a
terminal/halt for long distance trains that would allow them to bypass the congested HWH, however due to multitude of reasons, it failed to materialize...
Camera :- MOTO G5 plus
Source :- Self.
Picture 1 :- Entering Dankuni Junction.
Picture 2 :- CLW loco assembly unit, Dankuni.
Pictures 3-4 :- Station board.
Pictures 5-6 :- Kalyan's WAG-9H along with freight load stands adjacent to NKG housed conventional 9 coach EMU rake.
Picture 7-8 :- SGUJ WDP-4D 40383 led 12345 HWH-GHY Saraighat SF Express skips at MPS.
Picture 9 :- Another station board picture.
Picture 10-12 & 17 :- View of the Howrah end from various points on the railway station.
Picture 13-14 :- The renowed Kali Temple adjacent to the station premises.
Picture 15 :- WAP-7 led Poorva express bursting towards Howrah.
Picture 16 :- HWH-BWN local via chord arriving at DKAE.
Picture 18-20 :- MGS WAP4 led AII-SDAH Express hurtles past DKAE.
Picture 21-22 :- HOG HWH WAP7 led 12301 flies past DKAE.
Picture 23-27 :- HOG HWH WAP7 30487 led 12313 changes track on the HWH-BWN chord and steadily accelerates out of DKAE
Picture 28 :- BWN side of the station viewed from the HWH end.
Picture 29-30 :- HWH WDM 3D 11498 idling at the wagon shed.
Picture 31 :- Station board towards the HWH side.
Picture 32,33,34,35,36,40,41,42 :- Airawat WDG-4 twins from R hauling a freight load from the CCLW side onto the HWH-BWN chord line. The road nos being WDG4 R 12977 & WDG4 R 70117.
Picture 39 :- JHS WAG5 23463 led freight load towards the HWH end waiting for starter.
And finally Picture 37-38 :- HOG WAP7 led 12339 HWH-DHN CF Express skips DKAE at flat MPS.
Have a nice Dussehra everyone
Arnab :)

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