A US built "Pershing" 2-8-0 arrives at the Selimbar station. It is listed as being BLW 53343, but it looks like it's carrying Alco plates. Both companies supplied Pershing's to Romania after WWI... (more)
Two Su class prairies cross a nice stone arch bridge in the Carpathian mountains of the Ukraine.
Everyone, even the ducks, turn out to watch a rare steam train pass through the village of Virhovati in the Ukraine.
The villagers of Virhovati pause to watch as an L class 2-10-0 struggles past on wet rails.
Two farmers and their dogs pause to watch as four cylinder Pacific 231.065 puts on a show.
Both locomotives are moving at slow speed! There is not enough space between them to put a third loco. They're both using the same tracks... With thanks to my friend Mohamed who helped me to pass ... (more)