50 Years ago - Sister 141R to my previous photo on this day, 141 R 1202 heads away from Boulogne-Maritime with train 24, 13.18 to Paris Nord. Note the later type of smokebox door fitted to this en... (more)
50 Years ago - SNCF 141 R 1201 comes downhill towards Boulogne from Wimille-Wimereaux with train 16, the 08.02 Calais Ville to Paris Nord. This ‘Liberation Mikado’ was from a batch of 100 built b... (more)
Jean-Marc Frybourg has recently loaded two photos of this engine after its removal from a plinth, where it had stood for 40 years, with the possibility of it being restored to working order. Here ... (more)
Former Nord Railway four-cylinder compound Pacific No 231E10 passes the Poste B signalbox as it heads out of Boulogne with the 15.25 Boulogne-Maritime to Paris Nord express. This was one of the fa... (more)
Former Nord Railway four-cylinder compound 4-6-0 No 230D109, from a series built in 1908-13, crosses the river bridge as it leaves Boulogne-Ville station with the 17.26 train to Desvres.