The Ce 6/8 II No. 14270, built in 1920, was returned last Monday to its place of origin, the former Maschinenfabrik Oerlikon (MFO). There it will now be a memorial to the golden age of Swiss locom... (more)
More then 7 years after the "crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14270 of SBB Historic was removed from the exhibition place in Erstfeld (see https://www.railpictures.net/photo/720937/ ), the locomotive was tr... (more)
"Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253 of SBB Historic Erstfeld, built in 1919, is pulling the "Erlebniszug San Gottardo" (adventure train San Gottardo) from Erstfeld to Bodio over the 70 meter long Kelle... (more)
"Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253, built in 1919, is leaving the 15 kilometer long Gotthard tunnel in Göschenen with the "Erlebniszug San Gottardo" (adventure train San Gottardo) from Bodio/Lavorgo to... (more)
Last year, the iconic "Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253 was celebrated for 100 years in service, so it got a new paint in the industrial work in Bellinzona and was polished by the maintenanc... (more)
The iconic "Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253 was built in 1919 by SLM and MFO for the SBB, mainly for freight trains on the newly electrified Gotthard line. The 2688 kW locomotive with a maximum veloc... (more)
In january 2013, the "Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14270 of SBB Historic, which was exhibited in Erstfeld on a short piece of track since 1982, was put back on the tracks by two large railway ... (more)
"Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253 of SBB Historic and based in Erstfeld is passing the typical Gotthard cable hut 23ks between Wassen and Göschenen.
"Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253 of SBB Historic and based in Erstfeld is crossing the middle Meienreuss bridge, with the church of Wassen in the background. This locomotive is 100 years ol... (more)
Three electric Gotthard locomotives in front of the shed in Erstfeld. From left Ae 4/7 # 10976, built by SLM and MFO in 1931. Be 4/6 # 12320 "Roebuck", built by SLM and BBC in 1921 and b... (more)
For more then 30 years, since 1982, the "Crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14270 was exhibited in Erstfeld, exposed to wind and weather. Slowly it is threatening to rust away, and the space is also... (more)
"Crocodile" Ce 6/8 III # 14305 of SBB Historic is crossing the 25 meter high and 128 meter long Rümlingen viaduct from 1858 on the Hauenstein line with the 1930' passenger train.