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BB 7200 (more..)
Paris Gare de Lyon (more..)
Paris, France (more..)
September, 1978
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TEE 17 (more..)
Jean-Marc Frybourg (more..)
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The TEE 17 "Le Rhodanien" leaves Paris Gare de Lyon for Marseille. This was one of the last days for this train, as it was discontinued on Sept 28 1978. The luxurious stainless steel cars belong to the "Mistral 69" type.

TEE means Trans Europ Express, a network of European crack trains between 1957 and 1991. They were the fastest available rail passenger services, and were 1st class only.
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French high speed conquest

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Pictures of French high speed conquest... With all kind of locomotives, trains and infrastructures that participated to improve rail speed and makes the best world records.
TEE - Trans Europ Express

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The crack passenger trains in Europe before the high speed era (1956-1980's). They were day 1st class only trains, and seat reservation was compulsory, quite a distinctive feature at a time when one could board most trains without a reserved seat or bed.
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