Central East African Railways (previously Malawi Railways) No. 526 and No. 525 are staged along Maydon Wharf in Durban awaiting delivery. These two locomotives are the final two of six of their t... (more)
The Paris-Nîmes night train is getting prepared in Paris for its long trip straight to the south 'Moret - Nevers - Clermont Fd) and the long and beautiful Cévennes line (Clermont Ferrand - Nîmes).... (more)
This is a typical night train serving ski resorts in the French Alps, dating from a time when a lot of night trains travelled between Paris and the Alps during winter. The first car is an ex-CIWL ... (more)
This is a classic B&W picture shot with a Hasselblad on Kodak Tri-X film in 1984. It represents a preserved engine of the German 89 series that was built in 1924. It belongs to the Museums-Eisenba... (more)
The mainstay of the very busy Natal Main Line, or the Natal Corridor as it is also known, in terms of motive power, the Class 18E. 18-079 / 18-054 stand ready at Umbilo Electric Locomotive Depot ... (more)
At Cumbre summit, a loaded sulfuric acid train that has just climbed from the Pacific Coast port of Mejillones waits in the siding while an empty one coming from Calama is approaching.
A Typical sulfuric acid tank train with 2 engines at each end for passing the Cumbre Pass, on a short mountain range separating the Pacific Ocean from the flatter Atacama Desert.
It is a real pleasure to re-discover my own B&W pictures today. The easiness of use of a good scanner makes wonders on my Tri-X medium-size negatives (120).