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Front view of the steam locomotive workshop based at station Interlaken Ost

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Old steam locomotive resting in the workshop – you can catch a ride with her several times during the year.

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Quality brakes with heavy locomotives are a must and Westinghouse is a distinguished company for more than a century.

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Anti-tobacco laws of the past 🙂

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Old lady will celebrate 100 years in the following year!

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A cut-away of the boiler heating pipes

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Driver had/has to control a vast number of pipes, valves, latches,… Quite intimidating place to work in.

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Complicated propulsion system on another locomotive

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View of the second part of the workshop with another two steamers inside and the chassis of the biggest Swiss locomotive.

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Difference between 3rd class passanger wagon…

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… and the 2nd class…. quite a difference, ain’t it 😉

Big thanks to Adrian Kehrli for guiding us through the workshop and his hospitality on the tour.

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