There is one century exactly between these 2 noses: one was built in 1912 and the other in 2012.
Paris-Epernay excursion: a Champagne trip!
Steam, steel and light under the large tunnel near the Paris Gare de l'Est station.
The handsome Pacific is leaving Paris Gare de l'Est (East Station) for Epernay.
Coming back from Epernay, the PLM Pacific runs toward Paris following the curves of the Marne valley
One century apartThe PLM Pacific is on a charter train going to Epernay while a Euroduplex TGV is waiting for its next assignment. Both illustrate the best railroad technology of th... (more)
102 years old PLM Pacific 231K8 is helped by 42 years old BB 67522 on a rare steam charter going to Reims.
The classy PLM Pacific 231K8 ran her first train after major overhaul on September 27. At last, after a long absence and a failed attempt some months ago, everyone could en... (more)