Bosnia (September 1998)

The conditions on travel here are very difficult, but to see the last locomotives of the German class 52 in regular use is a strong reason to try to get here.


Tuzla: The depot is situated in the suburb Bukinje. The coal coming out of the mine is moving by train to the power plant over a distance of just one kilometer. The line is very short and non-spectacular, but the depot with it's repair-shop is very interesting. Best time for taking photos is the early morning.

 
The Depot at Bukinje: 33-064, 33-216 und 62-123   33-236
 
33-236 in the shed (right side: 62-368)   33-064 at the station
 
33-064 with the coal-mine   33-064: final repair under observation of the chief