Back in 1989, an unidentified 760mm gauge 0-8-0T loco heads a massive train of logs towards Tismana. \seen near Tirgu jiu.
CFR Forest Railway in Margina in Romania in activity at the time of the communist regime.
Pausing from his freight switching to allow a passenger train to depart, the engineer of this CFR 4-6-0 checks me out, as does a worker whitewashing the platforms, and a uniformed station agent. T... (more)
The beautiful electric locomotive bringing a passenger train from Brasov into Predeal doesn't rate a glance from the elderly lady standing nonchalantly at the edge of the ROW. The 4-5 goats she is... (more)
The banners in the background and the whitewash on the platforms - already losing the battle to years worth of grease and other fluids seeping through - are part of preparations for Romania's inde... (more)