On August 9, 2020 the train #31151 Brugg 12h41 - Zürich 13h17 was the first leg of a Mikado 1244 Association tour of the Zurich Lake. The 141R1244 steam locomotive is at the end of the train, so t... (more)
Photo freight train on the Albula line
Electric Gotthard locomotives of the 1920' and the 1950' in front of the large shed in Erstfeld. The Ae 6/6 # 11402 "Uri" of 1953 is leaving the shed for the fitness drives, while Ce 6/8 I # 14201... (more)
Two operational classic Gotthard locomotives of the 1950' in Erstfeld, with the Bristen mountain in the background. On the occasion of the "Fitness drives" we can see Ae 6/6 # 11411 &quo... (more)
Two cousins made in Switzerland are presented side by side at the location of a factory that partly manufactured them in the 1950's: SBB Gotthard locomotive Ae 6/6 (15 KV 16 2/3Hz) and SNCF protot... (more)
Detail of the magnificently restored SBB Ae 6/6 11407, during a famous exhibition at the Geneva ABB factory
The "Bernina Crocodile" Ge 4/4 # 182 of the Rhaetian Railway, built in 1927 by SLM and SAAS for the then independent Bernina Railway as Ge 4/4 # 82, is pulling a freight train along the ... (more)
"Bernina Crocodile" Ge 4/4 # 182 of the RhB, built in 1927 by SLM and SAAS as # 82 for the then independent Bernina Railway, with a photo freight in Alp Grüm. The cars are K1 # 5563 buil... (more)
"Bernina Crocodile" Ge 4/4 # 182 of the RhB, built in 1927 by SLM and SAAS as # 82 for the Bernina Railway, in Alp Grüm on the occasion of a privately organised photo charter.
SBB Historic Ae 6/6 11411 "Zug" stands at Erstfeld with a trip up the Gotthard nordramp to Göschenen
"Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253 of SBB Historic and based in Erstfeld is crossing the middle Meienreuss bridge, with the church of Wassen in the background. This locomotive is 100 years ol... (more)
E 94 088 is a "German crocodile" built in 1943. It was in use in Austria (as type 1020.10) until August 1994. The locomotive is in operation again since 2013.
An Allan H. Roberts original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
A original Kodachrome slide from my collection; the photographer was not specified.