Chicas and Rio Chico ... Near Cerro Mesa, a land mark of the region, the 750 mm gauge railway crosses the Rio Chico over the largest bridge of the railway. In Rio Chico a group of teenagers asked ... (more)
Early morning at 06.53 AM on Ospizio Bernina, highest station of the Rhaetian Railway on 2252 meter a.s.l. The two bell apparatus are still operational and announce the next train, when it departe... (more)
Passing through town a switcher caught my eye at Thrall Door who manufactured freight cars. After asking permission I got a tour. Definitely an interesting operation.
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Chinese long range consists waiting for service to Rosario, Cordoba and Tucuman. This yard is contiguous to the main Terminal. What you see at backround is Catalinas Norte, part of Buenos Aires Ce... (more)
Aerial view of 3 main lines. From left to Right: Ferrocarril San Martín, Ferrocarril Belgrano ( narrow gauge with only two tracks here) and Ferrocarril Mitre with its intermodal private yard. In t... (more)
The "CASE IH 160" tractor (Case, Racine, Wisconsin) of the Feldschlösschen brewery is shunting the vintage C # 22 car of the former Sihltalbahn from 1892, now with Zürcher Museumsbahn (Z... (more)
An array of signals guard Brighton Park
On December 17th, the new funicular from Schlattli to the Stoos sun terrace began operation, the steepest in the world with public service and 2 cars. While the route lies horizontally in the vall... (more)
Inside the boiler of a 2-8-2 JS steamlocomotive, with tubes removed. View from the smokebox to the firebox. The boiler is stabeld outside the Dongbolizhan workshop.
Attention, steamtrain from the right! Hand-painted traffic sign at the railway crossing near Dongbolizhan.
Chinese track workers near the Erjing coal mine. They correct the track position with a straightening machine after the foreman has measured the track with a measuring rod and spirit level.
The track guard uses a measuring rod to check the track gauge and elevation of the track in a curve.
Only rarely do individual coal trains travel to another unloading point just south of Nanzhan for unloading, probably according to the quality of the coal. One of the cars is about to be tipped he... (more)