With the Mont Blanc, highest summit of Europe in the picture (on the right), the ex-SNCF, made in USA Baldwin 141R 568 climbs the grade toward Vallorbe border station on the line going to France.
Built March 1948 for the American Railroad of Puerto Rico.
Purchased in 1958, used as shop shunter, re-powered in 1980.
This unit in green freight livery is now out of service. The picture was shot on its last day of operation.
This meter-gauge critter was initially powered with a Rolls-Royce engine, hence its nickname "Le Rolls". Today, it has a Deutz prime mover. Before the CFBS, it was on the Catalan Railway... (more)
BB 22339 in "Béton" livery meets a ghost BB 22233 in grey.
SNCF takes great care of keeping most of these engine sides dirty. Cleaning only the faces and access doors allows the... (more)
The 322 Moscow-Paris meets a comuter train near Meaux
Ex-BB 66274 built in February 1967