CFR Forest Railway in Margina in Romania in activity at the time of the communist regime.
This was the first train run ever in Greece with electric traction.
Pausing from his freight switching to allow a passenger train to depart, the engineer of this CFR 4-6-0 checks me out, as does a worker whitewashing the platforms, and a uniformed station agent. T... (more)
The beautiful electric locomotive bringing a passenger train from Brasov into Predeal doesn't rate a glance from the elderly lady standing nonchalantly at the edge of the ROW. The 4-5 goats she is... (more)
The banners in the background and the whitewash on the platforms - already losing the battle to years worth of grease and other fluids seeping through - are part of preparations for Romania's inde... (more)
Steam rack locomotive displayed in fornt of the yard.
The train in the picture is ready to go! After 500 km traveled, in almost 12 hours, in Salva station, the train is splitted: the first 2 cars, are going to Vatra Dornei (a well known romanian moun... (more)
The superb locomotive belongs to Oradea coal powered power plant.