A Sotteville-Dieppe Pacific vapeur Club charter leaves Sotteville, passing the SNCF signalling school with all kinds of railroad signs.
Starting up the prime movers of these diesels in cold air results into this steam engine-like cloud of smoke. The engines will now heat the train for an hour before the p... (more)
The Briançon - Paris Austerlitz night train leaving Gap. This is one of the few remaining night trains in France. The engines are 42 and 48 years-old. They will be replaced with more recent BB 754... (more)