Hard work between Oberwald and Gletsch. A Peter Minder photo charter.
Oldtimer meeting near Gletsch. A Peter Minder photo charter.
BFD #9 is hauling a passenger train between Gletsch and the Furka summit tunnel. The road that can be seen in the back is leading to the Grimsel Pass (elevation of 2,164 metres (7,100 ft).
Small train in a big scenery !
FO #4 hauling a passenger train is about to enter the helicoidal tunnel between Oberwald and Gletsch.
The train is just about to enter the helicoidal tunnel on its way down from Gletsch to Oberwald.
The train has just entered the cogwheel section near Gletsch on its way down to Oberwald. On the road, a Fiat Balilla is racing the train.
Only the modern road signs tell us that this picture has not been taken about 80 years ago. The train has just entered the cogwheel section near Gletsch on its way down to Oberwald. The mountain i... (more)
On the first day of public steam trains on the leg Gletsch-Oberwald, HG 3/4 4 is crossing the bridge over the Rotten (Rhone) river below Gletsch.