Private railway in the Rhine harbor of Neuf-Brisach: This locomotive, built by Brissonneau et Lotz, will probably not be back in operation.
Private railway in the Rhine harbor of Neuf-Brisach: Both locomotives were built in France, the two-axle locomotive by Decauville and the other one (similar type SNCF BB 63500) by Brissonneau et L... (more)
Built June 1960, still in service 59 years later
Photo JP HAMEAU - On the line from Paris to Dreux Argentan and Granville, a light inox push and pull diesel train set is crossing a short freight train. Prépared by Patrick Meunier
Hybrid prototype modified in 2003 from a BB 63500 (build in Dec 1959) withdrawn in 2011, displayed at the French Trains Museum "Cité du Train" in Mulhouse.
BB 630969 arrives in the terminal station Barneville-Carteret of the heritage railway "Le Train Touristique du Cotentin".
No barriers or signals are at this place on the heritage railway "Le Train Touristique du Cotentin". When a train is coming, manpower has to guard the road.
BB 63069 heads a tourist train on the heritage railway "Le Train Touristique du Cotentin" from Portbail to Barneville-Carteret. The line has a length of 10 km / 6.21 mi.
BB 63069 is a former SNCF locomotive and was in use until 1997 in Marseille. Since 2000 the engine is owned and operated by "Le Train Touristique du Cotentin".