Quite exeptional was the composition of the pickup-freight from Béziers to Neussargues this day. Five locomotives, three freight cars and one carriage. SNCF BB 9509 and BB 9532 hauled the train, a... (more)
Special celebration for the end of Charolais depot at Paris Gare de Lyon station. The BB 9337 is exposed with kind of other locomotive who's used in the Charolais depot. Retired BB 9300 serie was ... (more)
SNCF BB 9440 and BB 9434 with R 193 "Le Thermal" from Paris-Gare-de-Lyon to Cerbère with Le Sailhant castle in the Massif Central.
007 is the serial number of this class 16000, passing in 2007 through the station of Villennes sur Seine, heading Paris.
In memoriam Roger Moore
This train Paris Tours is passing Monnerville. It is hauled by BB 9214, delivered in 1958, which is living at this time its three last months. It will be definitely sided in December 2010.
Historic and preserved locomotives are temporarily exposed under the old and disused La Chapelle depot where in 50's the steam was kings of railroad. The red manufactured by Jeumont/Schneider (BB9... (more)
A Paris-Toulouse "Express" travels the scenic Vézère valley north of Brive-la-Gaillarde
The slow ascent of the 8 km-long 3.3% Capvern grade: this grade is the most difficult of the "Transversale Pyrénéenne" line (Bayonne and Dax-Tarbes-Toulouse). The train had 8 cars, was h... (more)