Spectacular parallel runs between Bellinzona and Biasca with German and French steamers
Alongside beautiful Lake Lugano in Southern Switzerland
Accelerating out of Chiasso on the first grades of the southern St Gotthard
Italian Beauty and the French Beast on the Swiss-Italy border
Basel - St Gotthard - Chiasso with the most impressive of European "mountains" in the Swiss mountains
Basel - St Gotthard - Chiasso with the most impressive of European "mountains"
The French 'Mountain' steamer 241A 65 in the yard of Erstfeld, bevor the climb over the Gotthard pass, on the way to a short service stop
Former French Railways "Mountain" 4-8-2 steamlocomotives 241A 65 (based in Full, Switzerland) and 241P 17 (from Le Creusot, France), doubleheading the Bözberg north ramp (1.2 %) with full steam an... (more)
transport de la 241 P 9 vers Toulouse pour restauration et remise en état de marche
Pan shot of 241P17 heading a special train on day trip Le Creusot - Aix-les-Bains.
expédition de la 241 P 9 vers Toulouse pour une remise en état de marche
On 17 January 1925, the Compagnie des Chemins de Fer de l’Est took delivery of their first high-speed locomotive at the Epernay works, the 241 A1, number 41 001. The engine they acquired provided ... (more)
Two French steam engines in Switzerland: 241A65 is owned and operated by Swiss association 241.A.65 in Full, 241P17 is coming from France of association Les Chemins de Fer du Creusot.