21 February 2016

Fichtelbergbahn & 50 3648 on the mainline.
DSC8402  The view forwards leaving Wolkenstein in unit 642 697. : Germany DSC8403  VIIk Neus 99 786 and, behind, 99 794 at Cranzahl alongside transporter wagons. : Germany DSC8407  642 697 between turns at Cranzahl. : Germany
DSC8408  99 1785 arrives at Cranzahl with the 10:14 from Kurort Oberwiesenthal. : Germany DSC8412  99 1785 drops a coach off in the yard at Cranzahl. : Germany DSC8417-2  On its 75th birthday train 2-10-0 50 3648 climbs across Cranzahl viaduct. : Germany
DSC8417  Or, if you prefer, in colour. : Germany DSC8418  50 3648 crossing Cranzahl viaduct. The train started in Chemnitz running via Schwarzenberg and Annaberg to Cranzahl before returning to Chemnitz via Wolkenstein. : Germany DSC8421  50 3648 runs into Cranzahl. : Germany
DSC8426  German railway health and safety part 1, no one cared and no one got killed either. : Germany DSC8427  German railway health and safety part 2, can you imagine this in the UK?! : Germany DSC8438  A staged parallel departure of 50 3648 and the Oberwiesenthal bound VIIk. : Germany
DSC8456-2  50 3648 sets out across Cranzahl viaduct. : Germany DSC8456  Or in colour and rain! : Germany