Articles of La Vie du Rail

Articles of La Vie du Rail published in the 1960s and 1970s. Very large PDF documents (more than 10 MB) are marked in red.

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Articles of La Vie du Rail in chronological publication order

TEE PBA The T.E.E. P.B.A
The new T.E.E. equipment for Paris-Brussels-Amsterdam.
Nr 961 of September 13, 1964.
PDF, 10 pages, 17 MB.
CC 40100 The CC-40100
The CC-40100 quad power locomotives of the S.N.C.F.
Nr 962 of September 20, 1964.
PDF, 13 pages, 16 Mo.
BB 67036 The BB 67036
BB 67036, the first large-power electric diesel locomotive with three-phase-to-DC transmission..
Nr 995 of May 9, 1965.
PDF, 8 pages, 5 MB.
Sleeping cars New sleeping cars
The new sleeping cars of the CIWL: YF for Spain, MU and future T2.
Nr 1009 of August 29, 1965.
PDF, 4 pages, 2 MB.
BB 25200 BB 25200
Dual power series BB 25200 locomotives
Nr 1019 of November 7, 1965.
PDF, 10 pages, 6 MB.
CC 70000 CC 70000
Diesel-electric locomotives series CC 70000 high-power with three-phase-to-DC birotor transmission..
Nr 1055 of July 17, 1966.
PDF, 10 pages, 6 MB.
At Calais depot At Calais depot
Calais, the last bastion of steam in the Nord region..
Nr 1086 of March 5, 1967.
PDF, 14 pages, 8 MB.
At CIMT Lorraine Visit to the CIMT Lorraine
Dd4s luggage van, metallization of B4D SE, DEV dining car.
Nr 1093 of April 23, 1967.
PDF, 4 pages, 1 MB.
CC 80001 CC 80001
CC 80001 CFD and At Garonor, rail-road collaboration
Nr 1151 of July 21, 1968.
PDF, 11 pages, 5 MB.
CC 72000 CC 72000
The locomotive CC 72001 of the SNCF..
The first of a line that is still living in 2012…
Nr 1178 of January 26, 1969.
PDF, 11 pages, 7 MB.
The last French Pacific The last French Pacific
The ultimate and triumphant race of the last French Pacific.
On January 11, 1969, the 231 K 82 takes its last train, the “Flèche d’Or”, to Calais.
Nr 1181 of February 16, 1969.
PDF, 3 pages, 7 MB.
The transcontainers The transcontainers
The transcontainers, a technique for the future…
Nr 1193 of May 11, 1969 and 1194 of May 18, 1969.
PDF, 22 pages, 38 MB.
BB 67400 BB 67400
The BB 67400, diesel locomotive with three-phase-to-DC transmission.
Nr 1262 of October 18, 1970.
PDF, 6 pages, 4 MB.
BB 16000 About the BB 16000
The BB 16000, a series in mutation (reinforcement of the headstocks).
Nr 1548 of June 20, 1976.
PDF, 3 pages, 6 MB.

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