A former DR 'Trabbi' still in DR colours and with metal number plates approaches the Tannenbaum Tunnel on the scenic Black Forest railway with the 12.36 Offenburg to Konstanz train.
Thirty-Eight years ago the recently retired DB museum loco 103 235-8 passes Oberwesel on the west bank of the Rhine with the Hamburg to Stuttgart IC train 'Schwabenpfeil'.
Cab of a "Jumbo" 44 series engine: this powerful steamer had no stocker although requiring 3 metric tons (tonnes) per hour.
Back in black! The only time the re-streamlined Pacific 01 1102 ran in the black livery she actually wore during war-time was on a test run performed on February 9th 1996. After sitting for a whil... (more)