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Nilgiri Mountain Railway 
NMR up train at Kateri Road 05-02-28 04.jpeg
Heritage rail line in India
Instance of railroad line,
narrow-gauge railway
Part of Mountain Railways of India
Location Tamil Nadu, India
Heritage designation
  • part of World Heritage Site
Date of official opening 15 October 1908
Authority control
World Heritage Site ID: 944ter-002

11° 20′ 40″ N, 76° 47′ 31″ E

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The Nilgiri Mountain Railway (NMR) connects the town of Mettupalayam with the hill station of Udhagamandalam (Ooty, short for Ootacamund), in the Nilgiri Hills of southern India. Both towns are in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is the only rack railway in India, and uses the Abt system.


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