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.
"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 photographer is taking pictures of the waiting passengers in Gletsch. Two steamtrains of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke are waiting in the station.
Two cogwheel steam locomotives in very similar paint scheme, but from different stages in the development of the system. The small 350 horsepower 0-4-2 HG 2/3 # 6 "Weisshorn" was built b... (more)