50 Years ago - Another 'Liberation Mikado' of the SNCF built by the Montreal Locomotive Works, No 141 R 1272 blasts away from Boulogne-Ville station with the 08.45 Paris Nord to Calais-Maritime ... (more)
On Chüemad, between Planalp and the Oberstaffel crossing station, coal fired cogwheel steamlocomotive H 2/3 # 7 (built in 1936 by SLM) is shoving cars B # 26 and B # 16 up the 25.0 % grade.
Rushing out of the dark forest and steaming into the bright morning light. A FarRail tour.
05.01 - Krupp Essen - waiting at locomotive Depot Plovdiv.
Nice against the light mood at the end of the day on the Train des Mouettes tourist railroad where the 140C 38 from Limoges paid a visit.
The 140C 38 of the CFTLP Association paid a visit to the Train des Mouettes Saujon to La Tremblade line for WWI celebrations, hauling rebuilt US Army freight cars together with old French passenge... (more)
Cogwheel steamlocomotive HG 3/4 # 4 of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke on the control run near Realp, regularly done before pulling a train over the Furka pass.
Just cresting the summit at Cumbres Pass, K-36 Mikados #488 and 489 slow for a station stop as a brave dog darts across the tracks ahead of them.
The oldest operational standard gauge steam locomotive in France