Cogwheel railcars Bhe 2/4 # 1 and # 3 of the Rigibahnen, built in 1937 by SLM Winterthur, when the line was electrified with 1500 V DC, in Rigi Staffel.
Cogwheel steamlocomotive with vertical boiler H 1/2 7 on the Rigi waits for departure to Vitznau. The 1873 built locomotive returned in service for the summer season 2009.
Privately owned 0-4-0 cogwheel steamlocomotive "Caspar Honegger" from 1877 and electric cogwheel railcar BCFhe 2/3 # 6 of the Rigibahnen from 1911 on Rigi Staffel. The steamlocomotive ha... (more)
Electric cogwheel railcar BDhe 2/4 # 7 of the Rigibahnen (former Arth-Rigi-Bahn ARB) from 1925 on Rigi Staffel.
Worldwide the oldest operational cogwheel railcar BCFhe 2/3 # 6 of the Rigibahnen, former Arth-Rigi-Bahn (ARB), built in 1911, in the blue hour in Arth Goldau.
This is the world's oldest operational cogwheel railcar, BCFhe 2/3 # 6 of the Rigibahnen. Built in 1911 by SLM/SWS/MFO for the Arth-Rigi-Bahn (ARB), beautifully restored by the skilled people of t... (more)
What are they doing here? Manualy turning (180 degree) of the carbody of electric cogwheel locomotive with rotary snow blower, He 2/3 # 8 of the Rigibahnen, former Arth-Rigi-Bahn (ARB), built by S... (more)
Meeting of two rather different cogwheel steamlocomotives on the traverser of the Rigibahnen shed in Arth Goldau. On the left is "Caspar Honegger", built in 1877 by the Aargauer Maschine... (more)
Electric cogwheel locomotive with rotary snow blower, He 2/3 # 8 of the Rigibahnen, former Arth-Rigi-Bahn (ARB), built by SLM Winterthur in 1930, on the traverser of the Rigibahnen shed in Arth Go... (more)
The two historic electric cogwheel railcars of the Rigibahnen (former Arth-Rigi-Bahn ARB) in the shed at Goldau. On the left BDhe 2/4 # 7 from 1925 (SLM/SIG/MFO), on the right the worldwide oldest... (more)
Cogwheel steamlocomotive H 2/3 # 17 of the Rigibahnen, built in 1925 by SLM Winterthur for the Vitznau-Rigi-Bahn, on the traverser of the Rigibahn shed in Arth Goldau.
View through the cab of the red railcar toward Vitznau to the blue train downhill toward Arth-Goldau arriving in the station Rigi Staffel
This is Switzerland on its National Day! Cows, a cogwheel steam locomotive, a beautiful train and a very happy locomotive driver!
The Rigibahnen operates a shuttle steam train between Rigi Staffel and Rigi Kulm, the summit station of "the king of mountains" on the Swiss National Day, August 1st. The locomotive is a... (more)
Cogwheel steamlocomotive H 2/3 # 17 (built by SLM in 1925) of the Rigibahnen with a charter train to Rigi Kulm in Arth Goldau.