Monthly Archives: December 2014

The BR 18 Steam Locomotive

The BR 18 Steam Locomotive By Roger Heid   The BR or Class 18 steam locomotive is truly amazing. Just looking at this 4-6-2 (2’C1’) wheel arrangement tells you she is a

The Prussian T12 Steam Locomotive

The Prussian T12 Steam Locomotive By Roger Heid   Even though the T12s were around while I was still living in West Germany, I was never lucky enough to bump into one,

Flirting with an Old BR 94 (T16.1)

Flirting with an Old BR 94 (T 16.1) By Roger Heid   During the 1961 summer vacation, a couple of classmates and I happened to hang around in the Geislingen area, a