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Railway 1854 : First Locomotive in India – on its first line from Howrah to Hooghly

প্রথম রেলগাড়ীর হাওড়া থেকে হুগলী যাত্রা, ১৮৫৪

Photograph of first locomotive, christened “Multum in Parvo” (Latin, “much in little”), shown on the right and manufactured in England, which was used by the East Indian Railway Company in 1854 on its first line from Howrah to Hooghly, a distance of 24 miles.