Another operational "crocodile" is the Be 6/8 III # 13302 of SBB Historic, which is on long term loan to and maintained/operated by the "Betriebsgruppe 13302" at Rapperswil sin... (more)
The locomotives, known as "crocodiles" because of their special shape, are 100 years old this year. For example the brown locomotive Ce 6/8 II # 14253 of SBB Historic, which is based in Erstfeld, ... (more)
The double red arrow RAe 4/8 # 1021 of the SBB is 80 years old now. This elegant railcar was built in 1939 as Re 4/8 # 301 by SLM, SWS, BBC, MFO and SAAS for leisure journeys and exhibited at the ... (more)
An original medium format negative from my collection; the photographer was not specified.
The mighty "Bernina Crocodile" Ge 4/4 # 182 came to Ospizio Bernina this day in the rear of train 1617. Now the locomotive is waiting for the steam rotary snow blower Xrot d # 9213 for the demonst... (more)
"C-C" or "Rhaetian Crocodile" Ge 6/6 I # 407 as static display in front of the Albula railway museum at Bergün by night. The locomotive was built in 1922 by SLM, BBC and MFO and withdrawn in decem... (more)
CC 40109 "Cannes" leads a "rapide" (fast service) heading to Paris with colourful German passenger cars and French "Corail" cars
CC 40107 "Bayonne" with a night train coming from Germany gets close to Paris Gare du Nord.
To complete the beautiful series of photos posted recently by Jean-Marc about the SNCF CC 40100 class, I have decided to add a portrait of the CC 40101 which is currently preserved at the Cité du ... (more)
Right behind the engine is the Moscow-Paris sleeping car.
CC 40105 "Hyères" between Chauny and Noyon
CC 40108 "Hendaye" with a Paris - Brussels - Amsterdam fast service in the Oise river valley between Noyon and Tergnier
Silvester (New Years'Eve) diner train, organised by people of the Dampfbahnverein Zürcher Oberland (DVZO), with Ae 6/6 # 11407 "Aargau" of SBB Historic, on long term loan to and operated by associ... (more)