Archive for the ‘Luxembourg’ Category

Belgium, Luembourg and France Apr 2014

A hasty trip to exercise the red pen for a few days…

Posted April 18, 2014 by redcow87015 in Belgium, Euro Nedding, France, Luxembourg

Mercia Charters “The Past Life”

Weekend in Belgium for another Mercia Tour – two excellent days with PFT/SNCB diesel power – and just a little spinning electrics around Brussels

Bank Holiday Bash to Belgium and Germany

A quick Bank Holiday trip to Belgium and the Koln area to do some scooping…


Posted May 10, 2013 by redcow87015 in Belgium, Euro Nedding, Germany, Luxembourg

Belgium Apr 2011 “The Alter Ego”

A quick weekend trip to Belgium to cover Mercia Charters “The Alter Ego” Railtour from Brussels down to Luxembourg and return which featured ex SNCB and ex CFL ‘AFB’ power. 

We travelled out Friday, naturally spinning a few engines in on Brussels ned leaps, did the tour Saturday and then got a Sunday evening Eurostar back to St Pancras after another play around Brussels (25 SNCB engines scooped without even really trying…)

For full detailed descriptions please see individual photo pages – only added brief captions here.

Tour Gen:

5404: Bruxelles Midi – Nivelles – Charleroi Sud – Tamines – Namur – Jemelle – Libramont (rev) – Bertrix – Virton – Rodange

1604+5404: Rodange – Petange

7309: Pètange – Fond de Gras

2001: Fond de Gras – Bois de Rodange

7309: Bois de Rodange – Fond de Gras

1604+5404: Fond de Gras – Pètange – Esch-sur-Alzette – Bettembourg – Luxembourg – Ettlebruck – Kautenbach – Troisvierges

5404: Troisvierges – Gouvy – Aywaille – Angleur – Liège Guillemots – Liege Bank 🙂 – Landen – Leuven – Bruxelles Nord – Bruxelles Midi

Posted April 19, 2011 by redcow87015 in Belgium, Euro Nedding, Luxembourg, Mercia Charters