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.
4-8-2 steamlocomotive 241 A 65, largest coalfired (without stoker) in Europe, is crossing the 85 meter long Wildbach viaduct between Wetzikon and Kempten.
With the "easter brunch special", the former French Railways 241 A 65 (4-8-2) is tackling the grade of 1.2 % from Turgi up to Baden. The rails are wet and some snowflakes are in the air....
les dernières locomotives du dépot de Chaumont sur un grill tristement désert : 241 P, 141 P, 140 C .......
Former French Railways SNCF express train steam locomotive 241 A 65 (4-8-2), built in 1931 by Fives/Lille, owned and operated now by association 241 A 65 in Full/Argovie, Switzerland, is racing th... (more)
The 241 P class was initially assigned to the line between Paris and Marseilles, hauling services including the famous Le Mistral expresses, but within a few years they were displaced by electrifi... (more)
At the Cité du Train, the SNCF 241 A 1 has got the blue(s) !!!!
241 A 65 + 241 P 17
Express n°1113 Paris-Nevers
During October 1982, the SNCF Mountain 241 A 65 has been presented to the public in Basel for a few days. At that time, this beautiful steam locomotive has only been cosmetically restaured. It was... (more)