Initially, it was a 1st class passenger car of the “DEV” type, built in the early 1950’s. After the end of its commercial life on SNCF lines, it was used for special duties, perhaps for the French... (more)
Industry critter built by the Gaston Moyse Company
Early morning, frigid temperature, near Albertville in the French Alps.
Snow fighting to keep the yard working
TEE Paris Brussels with a unidentified CC 40100
A Maubeuge-Paris travels along the Oise river, as the morning fog starts to dissipate and the first rays of sun lights the scene.
A Paris-Brussels-Amsterdam Trans-Europ-Express travelling across 3 countries (France Belgium Netherlands) with a quad-voltage CC 40100 meets a single voltage (25KV 50Hz) BB 16000 coming from north... (more)
Fog on the Oise river in Spring 1987: this is a famous French railfans' spot. Today it is hidden behind brush and trees. The "péniche" boats and the BB 12000 are also gone.
A collection of brand new noses await their turn for repairing damaged TGVs.