Full power ahead!
The SNCF 241 P 17 is charging through the Saint Louis station en route to Basel.
The Santa Fe #205-7M is leaving the Retiro siding with a long train of empties.
This picture of the Argentinian Santa Fe #205-7M steaming through the Brazilian countryside with a long train of empties could have been taken some 40 years ago. Not much has changed since. Today ... (more)
The Santa Fe #205-7M from the Dona Teresa Cristina Railway is crossing the Congonhas river with a long empty coal train. A Bernd Seiler charter.
An empty coal train coming from Tubarao has crossed the Congonhas river a few minutes ago and is now steaming towards Jaguaruna. The local cows seem to be impressed by the unusual sight of a steam... (more)
Early morning departure of an empty coal train from Tubarao.
The loading of the coal at Rio Fiorita has been much delayed and the train could leave the facility only a few minutes before the sun disapeared behind the mountains.
The Santa Fe #205-7M has arrived at the Rio Fiorita coal loading facility with an empty train. One of the loading points can be seen in the back.
Between Ing. Paz Ferreira and Rio Fiorita the grade of the line is quite severe and the Santa Fe #205-7M has to work very hard to bring an empty coal train to the loading station.
Early morning runpast near the Ing. Paz Ferreira station.