There is one century exactly between these 2 noses: one was built in 1912 and the other in 2012.
Experimental track section with concrete sleepers on concrete bed
Rame d'Essais de la LGV Est-Européenne 2ème phase
Test trainset for the 2nd phase of the East-European HSL
The Paris Strasbourg high speed line was built in 2 phases, the first of wh... (more)
Paris-Epernay excursion: a Champagne trip!
A quiet Saturday morning on a nice September weekend in the Paris Est station, as passengers board a suburban train. In the background, this is a CC 72100 with the controversial "En Voyage&qu... (more)
Steam, steel and light under the large tunnel near the Paris Gare de l'Est station.
The handsome Pacific is leaving Paris Gare de l'Est (East Station) for Epernay.
Coming back from Epernay, the PLM Pacific runs toward Paris following the curves of the Marne valley
One century apartThe PLM Pacific is on a charter train going to Epernay while a Euroduplex TGV is waiting for its next assignment. Both illustrate the best railroad technology of th... (more)