Heavy fuel oil fired 2-8-2 "Mikado" 141 R 1244 (former French Railways SNCF, now owned and operated by association "Mikado 1244" in Brugg/Switzerland) is on the return journey from the trip to Bau... (more)
Heavy fuel oil fired "Mikado" 141 R 1244 (former French Railway SNCF, today operational for association Mikado 1244 in Brugg), built in 1946 by Montreal Locomotive Works, with a 11 car train on th... (more)
PHOTO JEAN PIERRE HAMEAU
These american built Mikados are waiting for a next train.
In the shadow of the shed in the background, is hidden their foe: a diesel engine. Four years later, steam ... (more)
Montreal built "Mikado" 141 R 1244 (former French Railways SNCF) in Lyss. The heavy fuel oil fired 2-8-2 is operated by association "Mikado 1244" and based in Brugg AG. After a 12 year overhaul sh... (more)