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The dog and the Shadows

Ella, Sri Lanka

You may have seen my previous post about Henschel 784, a locomotive I had the good fortune to ride in, in the central hills of Sri Lanka. Long though it may be since I posted that story, the memory of Ella remains fresh as I […]

Henschel pulls into Ella

Henschel’s Story

Riding the train from Ella to Hapathule in the mountains of Central Sri Lanka, I was lucky enough to be invited by Mr. Chandradasa, the Engine Driver to ride with him inside the Locomotive, A Thyssen- Henschel, Class M6 The Henschel M6 – 784, manufactured […]