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Offline rogerfarnworth

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European Rack Railways
« on: June 21, 2019, 02:41:44 AM »
This is a first example ..... the Rack Railway between Monte Carlo (Monaco) and La Turbie in the South of France:

https://rogerfarnworth.wordpress.com/2017/11/23/monaco-to-la-turbie-rack-railway-chemins-de-fer-de-provence-15

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Re: European Rack Railways
« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2019, 02:51:13 AM »
A second example ......... My wife and I travelled along the The Rochers-de-Naye Line from Montreux in Switzerland in 2004 ..........

https://rogerfarnworth.wordpress.com/2018/04/16/the-rochers-de-naye-line

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Re: European Rack Railways
« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2019, 02:54:14 AM »
In 2004, my wife and I also travelled on this line. It was amazing! Here is a link to a few photographs and a video:

https://rogerfarnworth.wordpress.com/2018/04/11/the-brienz-rothorn-bahn-switzerland/

and this amazing model seems to be based on it or a very similar line I found it on a French forum to which I belong.

https://youtu.be/Th8r_Zlt_So

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Re: European Rack Railways
« Reply #3 on: July 09, 2019, 03:18:29 AM »
The Schynige-Platte Bahn. ...

Another 800mm rack railway ........

https://rogerfarnworth.wordpress.com/2018/04/21/the-schynige-platte-railway-interlaken-switzerland

 

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