The yellow car in 3rd position is an ex-Bernina Railroad passenger car recently rebuilt into a bistro car, and painted in accurate original livery. The engine is a Mallet from the P.O. Correze met... (more)
Here is the motor car side of the recently rebuilt double Billard railcar, a unique preserved piece of equipment listed on the French Historical Landmarks list ("Monuments Historiques")
The rebuilt meter-gauge double railcar Billard #222 “Flèche des Cévennes” (Cévennes Arrow) was inaugurated on June 9 2018. Built in 1939 by Billard, this 150 hp railcar saw service on the Vivarais... (more)
This critter was built from a steam locomotive in 1948 for the Charentes CFD network, a local narrow gauge operation that was shut down a long time ago. It now works on the “Velay Express” tourist... (more)
VFV is a heritage railway in France. The railcar has 32 seats and was built by Billard in 1938. The trailer is for baggage and small goods.
The locotracteur was built 1890 by Fives-Lille, the first two passenger cars are coming from Switzerland. Billard has constructed the railcar in 1939.
During the steam festival 2011, a mixed passenger and freigth train was en route on the tourist railroad “Voies Ferrées du Velay”.
It could be a picture of the sixties: Just a few passengers in the railcar, and a trailer for baggage and small goods.