RailPictures.Net Photo: 2978 SBB Historic C 5/6 at Gurtnellen, Switzerland by Georg Trüb
 
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» SBB Historic (more..)
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» Between Amsteg and Gurtnellen 
» Gurtnellen, Switzerland (more..)
» September 08, 2007
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» 2978 (more..)
» 33047 (more..)
» Georg Trüb (more..)
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"Elephant" 2978 (2-10-0, 4-Cylinder Compound, built 1917 by SLM Winterthur) is celebrating 125 years of the Gotthard line through the Alps with a public special, below Gurtnellen on the northern ascent (2,6 o/o) to the Gotthard tunnel. The 28 "Elephants" were the last steam locomotives for the Gotthard before electrification in 1920.
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