Different colors are waiting in the afternoon sun
Rare trainset coupling. The white high speed train is a Lyria serie (Multi power/countries) while the double deck train is not going at same location... Maybe both trains will be separate during a... (more)
15059 heads south from Amiens with the 09:17 TER service to Paris Nord. The day had dawned overcast and the remains of the morning cloud cover can still be seen beyond this scene.
Where is the track ?
At the km post 229 of the Lyon-Modane line near Modane, a freight train starts its descent of the Maurienne line with ex-PO engines converted into Maurienne Unit sets. The catenary equipment and t... (more)
An ancestor: Born PLM 262 AE 2 in July 1929, withdrawn in December 1974 as SNCF 2CC2 3402, now preserved by the APMFS Association.
Clearing the line from Aurillac to Neussargues, the snowplow has just reached the summit of the line at the Lioran station (3780 ft). The water tower that was in service during the steam era is a ... (more)
The SNCF Beilhack rotary snowplow clears the line between Andelot and Morez. Better worth not driving at the same time under the Syam viaduct!
Chambéry roundhouse access track: outside viewA CC 25000 with a missing pantograph is hauled by a CC 7100 as they enter the Chambéry roundhouse
Chambéry roundhouse access track: inside view
A Maurienne lashup made of a set of two permanently coupled BB 1-80 (called "Unité Maurienne") with a CC 6500 Maurienne is readi... (more)
Rare sight, the storage of a Duplex TGV in the express regio train (TER) depot Lyon Croix Barret, due to a strike of the switchmens in Lyon's area.
BB 25673 is pusing a train Belfort - Besançon. The trainset with BB 25000 and RRR coaches is a push-pull system.
Freight train from Pas-des-Lanciers to Saint-Jory yard is approaching Saint-Chamas station.
Freight train from Sibelin to Miramas yard runs the right bank of the Rhone valley.