51 years ago and a Stanier 8F trundles towards Tamworth station with a mineral train from the North.
What a sight! A steam double-header on the Gotthard line! The two four-cylinder compound 2-10-0 steam locomotives "Elephants" C 5/6 #2978 from SBB Historic (built in 1917) and C 5/6 #296... (more)
The four-cylinder compound 2-10-0 steam locomotive "Elephant" C 5/6 #2969 from Eurovapor/Lokremise Sulgen, entirely rebuilt over the last 20 years, on her first revenue journey near Rhei... (more)
Coal is loaded into the tender of SŽ 33 037 after it's fire was started. The roundhouse in Jesenice is long out of use, serves only as home for the summertime steam operations and occasionally for... (more)
This beauty was built in 1944 for Independent State of Croatia in the II. ww, but after the war JZ (Yugoslavian state railways) placed it under Ljubljana's control which stationed it to Jesenice. ... (more)
The two four-cylinder compound 2-10-0 steam locomotives "Elephants" C 5/6 #2978 (from SBB Historic, built in 1917) and C 5/6 #2969 (from Eurovapor, built in 1916 and entirely rebuilt ove... (more)
Today, hundreds of railroad enthusiasts from all over the world came to experience the "Elephants" double-header on the famous Gotthard line! The four-cylinder compound 2-10-0 steam loco... (more)
Just two days after a test run with almost 600 tons, SBB Historic C 5/6 made another test: This time with only five wagons, but now on the ramp of the old Hauenstein line, which has similar gradia... (more)