Posts Tagged ‘Deutsche Reichsbahn’

Steam Through the Valley!

The scenic Wutachtalbahn is available now for Train Simulator, it’s time to get busy with southern German steam! What would become the Wutachtalbahn was first conceptualised in the 1860s as a military railway, such a new line would prove strategically…

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Wutach Workings

The Wutachtalbahn is right around the corner, and will bring German steam heritage to life, so today we’re going to give you the rundown of what’s included, and take a look at some of the local sights. You can read…

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Tell a Pigtail

Nestled between the Upper Rhine and Black Forest lines, the Wutach Valley Railway offers spectacular southern Germany sights from end to end, and gives both locals and tourists the chance to experience a slice of the German steam era. Today,…

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Valley of Steam

Main photograph above, copyright Schermuuser. Clinging to the Swiss border, the Wutach Valley Railway is perhaps the most unique and splendid in all of Germany. Packed with higher and lower speed running, stunning scenery and spectacular viaducts, the Wutachtalbahn, complete with…

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An Almighty Stallion

The Legendary Iron Horse has Galloped into Train Simulator! Back in the early 1900s, the Royal Bavarian State Railways were in need of a new steam locomotive fleet that would specialise in express passenger operations. Maffei, a locomotive manufacturer which…

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Legend on the Rails

Dating back to the early 1900s, the DB BR 18’s were considered the pinnacle of German Pacific design for decades. Their numbers continued to grow, right into the Deutsche Reichsbahn era, leaving behind a remarkable history of hard-working and rewarding…

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