After Thalys PBKA #4301 had been damaged, its passenger cars segment was hauled from the Hellemmes to the Romilly-sur-Seine shops by the beautiful CC 72084, making for another unusual move.
An image from the past: everything on this view has disappeared. The Loudéac-Pontivy line is gone. The station has been demolished. As regards the X 2400 railcars, some units have been saved and w... (more)
On a beautiful summer evening the express train to Sarreguemines passes Frohmuhl, a very small village in the Vosges. It is one of two commuter trains on this line, which are still navigated by th... (more)
The train is arriving, the passenger is waiting, and the station master gets into position to receive the train, ensure proper security, give and receive railroad mail bags, and give the train the... (more)
First shafts of sunlight for CC 72145 with its delayed Corail Lunéa 4383 to Strasbourg in Bas-Evette on a wonderful summer morning.
Starting up the prime movers of these diesels in cold air results into this steam engine-like cloud of smoke. The engines will now heat the train for an hour before the p... (more)
This is the night train for Paris a few hours before its departure: in Briançon in winter, after the train has stayed motionless during the day, the temperature inside the cars is very cold. The l... (more)