13th February 2012 - A final fling

March 28, 2012 - Monday 13 th February 2012 Last full day so we decided to “go for it” and try to cover as much as possible; we had toye...
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12th February 2012 - A day out with 01 1066

March 28, 2012 - Sunday 12 th February 2012 Following the late arrival back last night, it was just as well that today’s train was not b...
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11th February 2012 - Pressnitztalbahn

March 27, 2012 - Saturday 11 th February 2012 A slight change of format for today, no nedding around on DB and other trains, instead a s...
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10th February 2012 - Farewell class 110?

March 27, 2012 - Friday 10 th Febraury 2012 Decided on a trip to Stuttgart today to see if could get any class 110 electrics before they...
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9th February 2012 - Schienenersatzverkehr

March 27, 2012 - Thursday 9 th February 2012 The target for today was to get one of the former Austrian Railways 2143 class locos that a...
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8th February 2012 - Freezing Fulda Part 2

March 21, 2012 - Wednesday 8 th February 2012 Having done everything (and more) that we set out to whilst in Erfurt, it was time to move...
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7th February 2012 - Class cleared!

March 18, 2012 - Tuesday 7 th February 2012 Today dawned rather dull and overcast in contrast to the bright sunny weather of yesterday;...
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6th February 2012 - A Steaming diesel

March 16, 2012 - Monday 6 th February 2012 An early start today as we needed to be at Eisfelder Talmühle on the Harz system for 09:30 to...
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5th February 2012 - Rodelblitz

March 13, 2012 - Sunday 5 th February 2012 A leisurely start this morning as we only needed to stagger the 35 or so miles to Eisenach to...
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4th February 2012 - Freezing Fulda

March 13, 2012 - Saturday 4 th February 2012 Next instalment, a move into Germany; Erfurt, Thuringia to be precise. Some thought was giv...
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3rd February 2012 - A lie-in

March 13, 2012 - Friday 3 rd February 2012 Disaster! Due to alarm clock issues (operator error), the planned move to Zürich for a choice...
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2nd February 2012 - A brief visit to Austria

March 13, 2012 - Thursday 2 nd February 2012 Woke up to falling snow this morning and it was still bitterly cold outside, luckily the ho...
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1st February 2012 - A long journey through five countries

March 13, 2012 - Wednesday 1 st February Here is the first part of a report covering two weeks mostly spent in Switzerland and Germany,...
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24th - 26th February 2005 - Privatbahnen Deutschland

March 12, 2012 - We are both rather keen on Germany, but have found in the past that any interesting railtours have not been convenient f...
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19th February 2005 - Buffer Puffer III

March 12, 2012 - 19th February 2005 We had been on the two previous Buffer Puffer tours so had no hesitation in booking this one as well...
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