Steam locomotive at Lower Parel, India, 1940.
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4-6-0 locomotive number 347, by Patrick Ransome-Wallis, 1940. The locomotive has the British Empire flag on its side, and is ready to pull the Flying Ranee Express. This passenger train has been running on and off since 1906. It runs from Surato to Mumbai (Bombay) every morning and back again in the evening. The journey takes approximately 4 hours.