On a beautiful autumn afternoon a southbound freight glides over the Trogenbach viaduct.
Just after sunrise and a pretty frigid night (around zero Fahrenheit) the tank engine digs into the short grade out of the Weißeritz valley. The engineer gently eases the throttle because the trai... (more)
After stopping at Weinsberg to pick up some more passengers the sleek four-cylinder Pacific 18 316 makes an impressive departure on a crisp October day.
The steamer is no longer operational and t... (more)
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Three-cylinder 2-10-0 No 44 1226 is working hard over Altenbeken viaduct on the climb from Paderborn with a northbound freight train that includes some military hardware. This viaduct, with its 24... (more)
Former Deutsche Reichsbahn express electric I-Do-1 No E17 13 built in 1928 stands in Nuremberg Hbf with a couple of early Reichsbahn D-Zug carriages next to it. Photographed from a train entering ... (more)
Former Prussian (KPEV) G10 0-10-0 No 57 1970 comes past a marshalling yard just outside Saarbrucken Hbf with a train of empty iron ore wagons. The decoration on the smokebox of the loco may have b... (more)
Former Prussian (KPEV) T18 4-6-4T No 78 093 waits to leave Karlsruhe Hbf with the 16.55 personen zug to Schonmunzach on the Murgtal Bahn.
It is a real pleasure to re-discover my own B&W pictures today. The easiness of use of a good scanner makes wonders on my Tri-X medium-size negatives (120).