Climbing the Andes, on the second highest line in the World (the highest one is in Tibet).
Jindřichův Hradec - Obrataň, a wonderful narrow gauge line in Czech Republic celebtrated its 110th anniversary on Dec 27 with a steam double-header charter
A young boy is fascinated by a big steam locomotive
Channel Tunnel power in Romania
This 6-axle CC unit is 472 002 “Mircea Eliade”. It belongs to DB Cargo Romania. It started its career as DB Schenker CC 92001 "Victor Hugo", c... (more)
All this equipment lives a new life in Romania as Romanian operator Regiotrans purchased it second hand from SNCF (French Natioanal Railways).
A full train made of French ex-SNCF rolling stock on a local Brașov-Bucarest:
- Dual voltage BB 25523 built in Dec 1964, withdrawn from SNCF service in Dec 2006
- two "RIB"... (more)
Four ex-SNCF DMUs of the X4500 series in various versions and liveries meet at Periam in western Romania.
The French ex-SNCF BB 25517 lives a second life in Romania as Regiotrans unit 425-517 on local trains of the Brașov-Bucarest line. The passenger cars are also former SNCF commuter cars that s... (more)
A powerful 142 built by Reșița works (Romania) in 1938 on display in Oradea station