A steam hauled passenger train in the Burma jungle.
The 85 is a regular timetabled commercial passenger train. That it had a steam locomotive hauling it is one of many amazing acheivements of Mr. Bernd Seiler, the fantastic tour leader and owner of... (more)
Pagodas are everywhere in Myanmar
On the north St Gotthard grade, C 5/6 2978 of SBB Historic and C 5/6 2969 of Eurovapor team up to haul a long passenger train together with B 3/4 1369 shoving on the rear.
The train is hauled on the South St Gotthard grade by a Re460 because a C5/6 steam engine had a failure the day before and the 2 remaining steamers are not powerful enough for the Gotthard. A bad ... (more)
The steam triple-header leaves Airolo, starting its descent of the Gotthard south grade
Two C5/6 "Elefant" on the front end (2-10-0) and the B3/4 1367 shoving on the rear end (2-6-0) haul a heavy and long historic train on the 2.6% grade at Wassen.