The Intercity Culmont - Troyes runs the famous "ligne 4" and crosses a small valley on the gigantic stone bridge of Chaumont.
Directly on the outskirts of the small French town of Chaumont the famous ligne 4 crosses a small valley on a gigantic stone bridge. The viaduc du Chaumont is built like an ancient Roman aqueduct.... (more)
Night train Berlin - Paris-East between Chalindrey and Paris.
72145 stands beneath threatening skys at Chaumont while working the 07:11 Paris Est to Belfort.
Too much water in the tender
Delivered between 1948 and 1952, the 241P were the most powerful Mountains in Europe. The units based in Chaumont were used on the Paris-Mulhouse (-Basel) passenger trains. This was one of their m... (more)
SNCF 4-8-2s 241 P 31 and 241 P 25 are serviced at the Chaumont shops
SNCF passenger 4-8-2 241 P 31 at the Chaumont shops
Viaduc de Chaumont: built 1855/1856, length: 600m, hight: 50m
In 1966 we thought the mighty 241Ps had finished on the Paris-Basle trains but when our train arrived at Chaumont the diesel was taken off and a 241P backed down and seconds later 241P34 came bowl... (more)