The century-old toy train from Mumbai to Matheran got a new heritage steam engine last week.(

  • Posted On: 3 March 2019

Revisiting heritage

The century-old toy train that takes passengers from Mumbai’s expanding metropolitan area to the shady greens of Matheran got a new heritage steam engine last week. The new engine that reminds us of old steam engines comes to this rail service as part of the heritage month being observed by the Central Railway.A Heritage Gully too has been inaugurated at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) which gives a sneak peek into the history of Indian Railway. The gully currently has some old photographs and paintings along with century-old wagons and the administration has plans to enhance the exhibition.

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