Re: Passenger coaches hauling aggregates trains
--- In SwissRail@yahoogroups.com, "gordonwis" <gordonwis@...> wrote:
it has then it is quite an unusual railway operation, especially asat
least one of the vehicles appears to be a 1979-built (that'ssome
Swiss `power cars' to be `locomotives with passenger accommodation'and
thus tacit locomotives. Certainly the SOB units in question have a(see
Search (Suchen) for Makies under "Bahngesellschaft"
The company purchased these surplus Triebwagen from the SOB as they
were comparatively less expensive than other locomotives that were on
Other former SOB Triebwagen were sold to the Verein EBT (Mirage) and
to other collections and are used for charters/special events.