0-4-2 T cogwheel steamlocomotive HG 2/3 # 7 "Breithorn" of the Matterhorn-Gotthard-Bahn (MGB) shunting in Gletsch. The locomotive was built in 1906 by SLM for the Visp-Zermatt-Bahn, whic... (more)
The heavy 800 horsepower cogwheel steamlocomotive HG 4/4 # 704 of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke is leaving Gletsch with a train to the Furka pass, passing the level crossing near the Blauhaus.
Cogwheel steamlocomotive HG 3/4 # 4 is leaving Gletsch with a train towards the Furka pass, while HG 4/4 # 704 is waiting in the siding.
A steamtrain with cogwheel locomotive HG 4/4 # 704 arrived in Gletsch, and the passengers make the station rather busy. On track 2 a freighttrain with HG 2/3 # 6 "Weisshorn" is waiting.
Crossing of two steamtrains of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke in Gletsch, with the Galenstock in the background. In the station is HG 4/4 # 704 with a train to the Furka pass. Entering the statio... (more)
A view to the station of Gletsch. On the right foreground the 2 track shed, where 3 steamlocomotives under pressure will stay during the night, another, the HG 2/3 # 7 "Breithorn" is stabled there... (more)
Cogwheel steamlocomotive HG 4/4 # 704 of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke on the turntable of Gletsch. This 800 horsepower 0-8-0 T was built by the SLM Winterthur in 1923 and delivered in 1924 to I... (more)
Nightly scene in Gletsch on the Furka mountain steam railway (Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke, DFB).
The 800 horsepower 0-8-0 T cogwheel locomotive HG 4/4 # 704, built by the SLM Winterthur in 1923 for Indochina and brought back to Switzerland in 1990, during a night photo event in Gletsch.
The 0-4-2 T Cogwheel locomotive HG 2/3 # 6 "Weisshorn", which was built in 1902 by the SLM Winterthur for the Visp-Zermatt Railway, is shunting a freighttrain in Gletsch. This was the very first (... (more)
Night is falling in Gletsch, some locals came for a chat to the station.
"It's time to say goodbye"-scene in Gletsch, when a steamtrain with HG 4/4 # 704 is leaving for the Furka pass and Realp, while HG 2/3 # 6 "Weisshorn" is waiting with a freight... (more)
A beautiful contemporary freighttrain is leaving Gletsch for the Furka pass, running over the level crossing of the Furka pass road beside the Blauhaus. Pulling is the 0-4-2 T HG 2/3 # 6 "Wei... (more)
"Full house" in Gletsch station of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke (DFB) with 3 steamtrains. On track 1 a train towards the Furka pass and Realp with the 0-8-0 T HG 4/4 # 704, which was ... (more)
"Highball" from the station master with the green/white signaling disc for the steamtrain to Oberwald with cogwheel locomotive HG 3/4 # 4, which was built in 1913 by the SLM Winterthur f... (more)