The Indian Railway is the largest passenger railway service in the world, carrying over 25 Million people every day. And it carries its fair share of freight too, with 2.5 Million tons per day! This new, larger, easier to read, Third Edition atlas makes understanding and following the IR much easier.
The IR travels the length and width of India with over 39,000 route miles (64,000 km) with more than 10,000 trains daily. The Indian Railways is a HUGE railroad system, the fourth largest in the world.Inside you’ll find:
# 128 pages of full color maps, at 1:1,000,000 scale, referenced by a locator map. Includes a full index with station codes.
# Approx. 11,000 existing and closed stations fully indexed with station codes.
# Most closed lines and stations depicted.
# Divisional and zonal headquarters identified.
# Maps show gauge, single or double track, electrified and divisional boundaries.
# New lines, gauge conversion, electrification even lines under survey.
#All the loco sheds (electric, diesel and steam) marked.
# All important freight yards, goods sheds and container terminals marked.
# More than 25 detailed inset maps.
# Lines are color coded by division.
# Multilingual Legend in English, French and German.
# Glossary of name/spelling changes.
In stock and shipped from the USA.