Cumbre Pass summit at dusk
BB 67514 of 1972 is still alive for some time but it will probably be retired some time soon. 2CC2 3402 of 1929 was withdrawn from service in 1974 when the BB 67514 was 2 years old. Being the last... (more)
CC 6558 is a preserved unit of the CC 6500 series. It is in the green "Maurienne" livery. The Maurienne CC 6500 were delivered in the 1970's to the Chambery Depot, for service on the dif... (more)
A Class 66 of the private operator ECR waits for its next assignment in the Culoz yard while Réseau-Duplex TGV #601 passes on the main line.
Crew change at the end of the night
Two transportation systems: they are both serving the same copper production chain.
Quite an impressive engine on a meter gauge track! What annoys me in the "overall balance" (as would RPN screeners say, i.e. its look, or design) of the engine is the cap above the cab. ... (more)
Dawn on the Atacama
Two meter-gauge monster engines (FN 4602 and FN 4603) meet in the Atacama desert near Vallenar.