Fotos

Photographer's Note

Hello!

A steamie for today: "Lilla", the steam locomotive of the State Forest Railways of Lillafüred, just starting from the terminus Miskolc with a special course (already doesn't work by schedule). This is a Kv-4 type locomotive, which was manufactured from the early 50's to late 70's in countries like the Soviet Union, Hungary, Tczecho-Slovakia, Poland, Finland and China (this piece in Hungary, in 1954).

I captured Lilla (which is, by the way, a female name in our language) on Miskolc terminus. The main-line (14 kilometers long) of the net goes through the famous Lillafüred colony, and ends at Garadna, a ranch in the Bükk mountains, while the 18 kilometers long, rarely used side-line goes through Andókút, a very nice resting place with a source.

More infos on the official site of the railway company (in English, German and French) or on this fansite (in Hungarian).

thor68, bucanas ha puntuado esta nota como útil.

Photo Information
Viewed: 2389
Points: 6
Discussions
Additional Photos by Laszlo Kaposvari (Hormon_Manyer) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 135 W: 19 N: 98] (394)
View More Pictures
explore TREKEARTH