Tag: Madras Railway Company

  • From Madras Railway to Metro Rail

    From Madras Railway to Metro Rail

    On the occasion of the inauguration of the Metro, let us recall the pioneers who gave Madras a railway..

  • Royapuram’s tryst with royalty

    Over the past week, I have been able to think of little other than Royapuram station and its probable fate. And in the course of my researches, have found several fascinating nuggets about the place. The choice of Royapuram as the terminus for Madras was criticised quite a bit when plans for the train service…