In one of my earliest colour transparencies three generations of Gotthard motive power are seen at Bellinzona depot in 1964. Four-cylinder compound 2-10-0 No 2959 was built by SLM in 1915, Be 6/8 ... (more)
A Swiss 'Krokodil' in its hey day. No 14281 stands in Fluelen station with a northbound goods train on the Gotthard line. Photo taken by an unknown photographer in c1927.
The line Pfäffikon (SZ)-Rapperswil crosses Lake Zürich by using a peninsula, a dam and partly a trestle. Crocodile Be 6/8 III is on the way to his hometown with a charter train.
"Crocodile" Be 6/8 III from Rapperswil with the Nostalgie Rhein Express (NRE) to Arth Goldau-Zug-Zürich reaches the Rothenturm moors after climbing about 500 m from Lake Zürich on grades till 5.0... (more)
The "Crocodile" Ce 6/8 III 14305, based in Olten and built by SLM in 1926, made a journey from Basel along the river Rhine via Eglisau to Schaffhausen, pulling 4 cars from the 1930'. The train jus... (more)
"Crocodile" Be 6/8 III 13302, based in Rapperswil and built in 1926 by SLM and MFO, with a long very mixed train on the way back from the second "Arbon Classics" to Frauenfeld and Zürich. The trai... (more)
Railroad convention special train
HASTAG company celebrated her 20000th gravel train with a special train including a salon car, pulling was a "Crocodile" like in old days. This type was the standard power when this business start... (more)
Electric locomotive called "Crocodile" Be 6/8 III from 1926 with a charter train on the viaduct of Bussnang. The engine is based in Rapperswil and operated by "Betriebsgruppe 13302".
"Crocodile" 14253 leaves the Wattinger loop tunnel and crosses the river Reuss with a charter for film purposes ("My Name is Eugene"), near Wassen. This type, built from 1919, was the standard fre... (more)
SBB Krokodil 13254 inside the Swiss Transport Museum.
Krokodil meets Re 620...
80th anniversary of Crocodile
Special train for 80th. anniversary of Krokodil