Early morning, frigid temperature, near Albertville in the French Alps.
Snow fighting to keep the yard working
TEE Paris Brussels with a unidentified CC 40100
A Maubeuge-Paris travels along the Oise river, as the morning fog starts to dissipate and the first rays of sun lights the scene.
A Paris-Brussels-Amsterdam Trans-Europ-Express travelling across 3 countries (France Belgium Netherlands) with a quad-voltage CC 40100 meets a single voltage (25KV 50Hz) BB 16000 coming from north... (more)
Fog on the Oise river in Spring 1987: this is a famous French railfans' spot. Today it is hidden behind brush and trees. The "péniche" boats and the BB 12000 are also gone.
A collection of brand new noses await their turn for repairing damaged TGVs.
Frankfurt am Main, Main Station (Hauptbahnhof), Main Entrance, with a monumental statue of Atlas supporting the World on his shoulders, assisted by two allegorical figures representing Iron and St... (more)
Behind the powerful Re6/6, there is a Swiss caboose. At that time, the cabooses were nearing the end of their career. It was exceptional to see one on a freight train... (more)