After a rather mediocre day on the highest summit of the Harz mountains, I was rewarded with a nice light situation with last train to the Brocken.
44 546 unfortunately had a defect at the transmisson of the middle cylinder, so its journey ended already in Kempten. However the engine was placed quite fine at Kempten station in order to get a ... (more)
Steam engine 99 7232 has almost reached the top of the Brocken mountain...
A three cylinder Class 44 crests a long grade at Blankenheim, East Germany. Another oil-fired Class 44 decapod shoves hard at the rear. Along with the Saalfeld area, the long grade between Sanger... (more)