The tender of the 56 548 will soon be filled with water for the next day out on the Taurus line.
German Kriegslok built in Austria operating in Turkey ! The 56 548 has been built in 1943 by the Wiener Lokomotivfabrik in Floridsdorf.
This picture could have been taken some 40 years ago. A steam hauled passenger train is running between Adana and Kayseri in the South Eastern part of Turkey.
The fascination of a steam train. This scene has been captured at the Varda viaduct which is located on the line between Kayseri and Adana in the Taurus mountains. The place has become very popula... (more)
The lady serving the tea has stopped all activity for one minute to watch the steam train cross the Varda viaduct.
Enjoying a morning tea in the Pozanti station.
Portrait of the TCDD Kriegslok 56 548 in the Yesilhisar yard. She is today the unique operational steam locomotive in the country. The locomotive has been built in 1943 by the Wiener Lokomotivfabr... (more)
A Turkish family is enjoying a nice sunny afternoon near the Varda viaduct. They do not seem to be interested in the steam train storming over the viaduct.