This train Paris Tours is passing Monnerville. It is hauled by BB 9214, delivered in 1958, which is living at this time its three last months. It will be definitely sided in December 2010.
A Paris-Toulouse "Express" travels the scenic Vézère valley north of Brive-la-Gaillarde
The slow ascent of the 8 km-long 3.3% Capvern grade: this grade is the most difficult of the "Transversale Pyrénéenne" line (Bayonne and Dax-Tarbes-Toulouse). The train had 8 cars, was h... (more)
14 years before the first TGV, here is what some of the standard engines were in Paris Gare de Lyon: various generations of 1.5 KV DC power, with a BB 9200 and a lot of 2D2 9100