Classic and handsome, this is the unmistakable PLM Pacific
Rouen - Dieppe charter
In 1517, under King François I’s reign, Guillaume Gouffier de Bonnivet, Admiral of France, identified the location of a new harbour on the right bank of the Seine river and called it "Le Havr... (more)
A portrait of the classy "Pacific" steam locomotive 231K 8 at the station Saint-Valéry-sur-Somme "canal" on the day "off" of the Festival of Steam 2016 of the CFBS (C... (more)
A portrait of the magnificent "Pacific" steam locomotive 231K 8 on the dual gauge line of the "Réseau des Bains de mer" between Saint-Valéry-sur-Somme and Noyelles-sur-Mer duri... (more)
This is something quite unique!
The classy "Pacific" steam locomotive 231K8 is seen today on the dual gauge line of the "Réseau des Bains de mer" between Saint-Valéry-sur-Somme and Noyelles-sur-M... (more)
Just before a catastrophic failure, the PLM Pacific is readied in Calais for hauling a re-creation of the Golden Arrow London-Dover-Calais-Paris train. This was going to be a rare charter train co... (more)
A magnificent engine!