Wide open space and an impressive 2300 ton train on 1 metre gauge, about 3850 meter a.s.l. 3 locomotives of the FCAB are pulling a loaded train (lead/zinc/silver concentrates in containers) from t... (more)
The potographer is standing in Chile, but the train is running in Bolivia, coming from the bolivian border station of Avaroa. The two sixaxle Bo'Bo'Bo' Hitachi-Mitsubishi BFA 32M with 1575 kW from... (more)
On more then 3700 meter a.s.l. (12200 ft) the train of the FCAB with 52 cars and 104 empty ore containers from the port of Mejillones bound for the San Christobal mine in Bolivia, is nearing the b... (more)
The engineer just shifted up the gear for the grade from the Salar de Ascotan to the Salar de Caracote. GT22CU-3(rebuilt GR 12) # 2402 and GL26C-2 # 2010 and # 2005 are running on about 3730 meter... (more)
GT22CU-3 (rebuilt from GR 12) # 2402 and GL26C-2 # 2010 and # 2005 are running along the Salar de Ascotan on about 3730 meter a.s.l in the andean highland in northern Chile towards the border at O... (more)
Cumbre pass on the Ferrocarril de Antofagasta a Bolivia in the north of Chile. GL22C #1452 (former Queensland Governement Railway # 1512 from 1968) and G12U # 1412 (former EFE Dt 13017 from 1961) ... (more)
Very sad, one of the most spectacular railroads worldwide, the 1 meter gauge line Chañaral - Llanta - Potrerillos, is shut down since march 2015, largely destroyed between Llanta and Chañaral by f... (more)
Railcar "Allegra" ABe 8/12 # 3503 is pulling the Inter Regio 1152 from St.Moritz to Chur over the landmark "Landwasser viaduct" at Filisur. Behind the railcar a first class sta... (more)
M.W. of the locomotive team oils the engine of the very solidly built 2-8-2 "Mikado" 141 R # 1244, which was built in 1946 by the Montreal Locomotive Works for the French State railways ... (more)
Canadian built former french SNCF 2-8-2 "Mikado" 141 R # 1244 stopped at Ziegelbrücke to take water, during a round trip "round the Säntis".
Lubrification on the 2-8-0 "Mikado" 141 R # 1244, which was built in 1946 for the french SNCF by the Montreal Locomotive Works, during the visit at the Locorama Romanshorn.
Canadian built former SNCF 2-8-2 "Miakdo" 141 R # 1244 of association "Mikado 1244" is pulling a train "round the Säntis" along the pond at Riedt near Erlen.