A Bruce Van Sant original Kodachrome slide from my collection
A Walter Schopp original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
ASEA Demonstrator X995 is parked in Ivy City Yard awaiting commencement of its testing runs. A John C. Benson original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
ASEA Demonstrator X995 with a test extra at Trenton. The success of the Swedish RC4 motor on these tests would lead to the AEM7 a couple years later. A Walter Schopp original Kodachrome slide fr... (more)
The RAI Rc4 is a class of 4 axle Bo'Bo' electric locomotives; the units have a similar design to the Swedish SJ Rc4.
8 units built by ASEA 1979/80 for the 146 km long Tabriz – Jolfa line
The Jolfa - Tabriz leaves Marand. Azerbaijan is not far away to the north. The border is a bit farther behind the mountains in the background that belong to the Kiamaky Wildlife Refuge.
Rare Iranian cab
Everything is rare in this picture:
- This is the first picture of an Iranian engine cab on RPN
- This is one of the rare (8 units only) electric engines... (more)
The daily Tabriz Jolfa approaching Hadishahr
Swedish design, Austrian builder, Iranian operator.
3 agents in the cab, probably a couple more in the train, for 2 passenger cars...
On the Tabriz - Jolfa line (single track, electrified 25KV 50Hz), the daily Tabriz Jolfa passenger train is approaching Marand. This is the mountainous East Azerbaijan Province of Northern Iran, n... (more)