Test train for the 140C 38 leaving the beautiful Limoges station.
A line of passengers cross the track in the little Pompadour station in perfect order. They are welcome by a Club Med "GO" (Gentil Organisateur / kind organizer) - the man on the far right. The ma... (more)
Test trainThe 140C 38 closed the steam era in France in 1975 in Chalindrey, hauling the very last main line commercial steam train. Restored to operational condition by the CFTLP as... (more)
Steam, Light and Sun
Light engine move from Delémont to Basel in the North Jura mountains.
The crew is getting their steam engine ready for the day while the sun rises. They got up at 3 am and they will have a long day. First they will go light engine to ... (more)
The 2-10-0 freight steamlocomotive C 5/6 #2978 belongs to a series nicknamed "Elephant". It hauls a charter for retired SBB railroaders up the grade on the upper Hauenst... (more)
This brand new streetcar line - called T7 - opened in November 2013 and it reaches the Orly airport, south of Paris. At the end of the line, a preserved supersonic airline... (more)
A Lille-Paris service runs under a beautiful rainbow.
Houston we've had a problem here
A sulfuric acid leak under one of the tank cars stopped this train. A specialized crew came to the rescue. The photographer was kindly asked to sta... (more)
Going down the Potrerillos - Montandon grade
The last rays of the setting sun light a train going down toward Diego de Almagro in the Rio de la Sal valley.