Various dates in 2017: OSEF railtours and expected traction.


231012 on railtour duty at Helmstedt, 12/05/12 (JW)

The Ostsächsische Eisenbahnfreunde e.V. have kindly provided me with information regarding the motive power expected to haul their railtours over the next few months.

Saturday 22nd April 2017

“Mit Ludmilla zum Deutschen Dampflokomotiv-Museum”, 06:10 Löbau to Neuenmarkt-Wirsberg and return, €75.  Link.  Traction is planned to be 231012 from Wedler & Franz – one of only 11 extant class 231s (ex-Deutsche Reichsbahn class 131) and still a working freight loco.  This tour covers some true Ludmilla territory in the form of the Sachsen Magistrale and you can be sure that it will sound great!

231012 gives “a little helping hand” to 03.1010 at Berlin Spandau, 13/05/12 (JW)

Monday 5th June 2017

Please note that this trip is currently fully booked.  “Mit dem Sonderzug zu Škoda Mladá Boleslav”, Löbau to Mladá Boleslav and return, €75.  Link.  Traction is planned to be 112331 (DB 202331) in Germany and “Goggle” 750308 in the Czech Republic.

Saturday 10th June 2017

“Mit OSEF zum R.SA-Festival 2017 in Schwarzenberg”, 11:30 Löbau to Schwarzenberg and overnight return, €60.  Link.  Traction is planned to be 112331 (DB 202331) and probably another loco of the same class.

Please note that this is only the current plan and everything is subject to change.  Please check with the organiser before committing to travel and booking.

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