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Blue Mountain steam engine | by Stephen W Hawkins
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Blue Mountain steam engine

The Nilgiri Blue Mountain Railway is a narrow gauge steam line that runs from Mettupalayam to Ooty, although a diesel engine takes over the strain at Coonor, apx two thirds of the way up. In total, it climbs approximately 2,000 metres and has the steepest track in Asia!

 

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Taken on December 8, 2010