Classic and handsome, this is the unmistakable PLM Pacific
Rouen - Dieppe charter
In 1517, under King François I’s reign, Guillaume Gouffier de Bonnivet, Admiral of France, identified the location of a new harbour on the right bank of the Seine river and called it "Le Havr... (more)
Just before a catastrophic failure, the PLM Pacific is readied in Calais for hauling a re-creation of the Golden Arrow London-Dover-Calais-Paris train. This was going to be a rare charter train co... (more)
A magnificent engine!
There is one century exactly between these 2 noses: one was built in 1912 and the other in 2012.