Last test train of the day for the rebirth of the 3608 (historic CFL locomotive)
The 3608 shows her nice vintage 25KV pan in the frigid morning sun of Luxembourg
A new Jewel
A perfectly restored 25KV-50Hz electric engine of the 1950’s era made its first public appearance these days. Built in 1959 by the French Industry (MTE – Jeumont Schnei... (more)
In the vineyards above Geneva Lake, the downgrade is so steep that the train had a 30 km/h speed limit.
These two young travellers on a modern double decker EMU are fascinated by the big steam engine standing on the next track.
... and right after the meet!
Also check out sister picture #467549 shot right before the meet.
Right before the meet...
Have also a look at the picture #467550 that shows the same steam train at the same location right a... (more)
Brig-Lyss Charter in the Rhône Valley
Whatever angle you look at it, the Montandon to Potrerillos grade is always spectacular