The preserved dual voltage BB 25236 (built June 1966) with the "Pullman Orient Express" are coming back from an exhibition in Lyon on the occasion of the European Heritage Days.
The BB 25236 is preserved by SNCF’s withdrawn rolling stock Dept. It is used to move equipment on French electrified lines. It is seen on the picture moving the magnificent Pullman Orient Express ... (more)
The BB 25236 is the only operational survivor (in France) of the 4-axle “Jacquemin” family of 319 engines that shared the same carbody in several series:
- BB 920... (more)
The preserved dual voltage BB 25236 is the only operational survivor of the big Jacquemin family of 4-axle electrics with similar carbodies. It leads the beautiful historic Pullman Orient-Express ... (more)
This is the big comeback of the BB 25236 on the French network. Sleeping for 6 years, she resumed service. Accompanied by A1A A1A 68081, she assures a mission for the equipment bound for Sottevill... (more)
Nearing the end of its life on France, the BB 25176 sports its 3rd livery. After being withdrawn from the SNCF rolling stock in September 2009, it was sold to Romania (GFR) where it kept the same ... (more)
Early morning, frigid temperature, near Albertville in the French Alps.