Steamlocomotive 141.R.1244, built 1946 by Montreal Locomotive Works for the French Railways SNCF, is pulling an IGE special train to Zürich HB (Switzerland).
The heavy fuel oil fired 2-8-0 "Mikado" 141 R 1244 reached Zürich main station with the "Round the East Alps with steam traction only" special of IGE from Hersbruck/Germany. The locomotive pulled ... (more)
American metal becoming French scrap metal in Culoz: this is one of 1340 US and Canadian built 2-8-2s shipped to France in 1946-48 for rebuilding the war-destroyed SNCF locomotive fleet.
141R 840 and 141TD 740 side by side for Montluçon departure
Express #30 composed with ex-Nord passenger cars leaves Abbeville
Christmas train Clermont Ferrand - Saint Germain des Fossés on the Randan grade
141 R 568 with a freight train from Conflans-Jarny to Verdun by a rainy June day