Steam locomotive back on track…

8 February 2018 05:38 pm - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}




A steam locomotive carrying a group of tourists from German, Australia, England and Japan arrived at the Hatton Railway Station after a long pause.

  Comments - 6

  • Hobbes Friday, 09 February 2018 11:52 AM

    Fantastic! Such a treat to watch the old puffing billys.Kudos to the dedicated engineers and mechanics at SLGR. Hope we can restore one of the Garrets in the not too distant future. Need to attract railway enthusiasts - lucrative niche market....

    Traveller Monday, 12 February 2018 11:13 AM

    Is the steam produced by burning coal? A niche market to pollute the environment further?

    Gamaya Monday, 07 May 2018 06:30 PM

    Great stuff, Way to go for tourism. Make sure a politico will not get in the way!

    sanjaya Saturday, 10 February 2018 01:04 PM

    congratulations to the hardworking team at sri lanka railway !

    Mahadevan Saturday, 10 February 2018 07:27 PM


    Sadha Thursday, 08 March 2018 11:54 AM

    To the Traveller- Look beyond your nose.

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