For celebrating the 150th birthday of the line linking Clermont-Fd to Aurillac, many charter railcars were organized. Here is some of these trains, in Le Lioran station.
Railcar "Picasso" X 4039 passes the preserved water tower, a historic landmark of the "Le Lioran line".
A lone Picasso running at speed toward Aurillac looks somehow lost in the landscape near Yollet.
In the Cantal region, traditional houses with their roofs covered with slatestones are simple and beautiful. The Le Lioran Line in the background (Aurillac to Neussargues) has a max grade of 3%. T... (more)
The beautiful station of Murat has a style similar to the surrounding Cantal houses
The preserved Picasso X4039 (300hp, built by Renautl) leaves Neussargues, going to Murat and Le Lioran
At the end of a hot summer Sunday, the Picasso X4039 is back in Neussargues for the night.