Tourist railroad preparing for the summer season
waiting to depart with more brown coal to the power station
137 tons on 4 axles = 34,25 tons per axle !
155 200 splits the very old signals on a northbound freight towards Emden harbour. These signals have mostly disappeared from mainlines
This is supposed to be the heaviest railroad in Europe ( > 30 tons axle-load ). Browncoal hauling from the mine to the power stations. Trains are working in Push-Pull mode. Engineer has a "super-w... (more)
... shiny new !
Waiting under a rainbow to lead a railfan special back to Munich