The rack locomotive E1060 (former Sumatra) built by Esslingen in Germany is leaving the Ambarawa shed with a passenger train to Jambu.
Full house in the Ambarawa shed. The E1060 rack locomotive is a thoroughly modern steam engine, built in 1966 by Esslingen, for the West Sumatra rack line. It was among the last steam locomotives ... (more)
Ambarawa Railway Museum's E1060 was the last main line steam locomotive built in Germany, being outshopped by Esslingen in 1966. It has spent more years in retirement than it did in active servic... (more)