June 2017 grab shot (from a bus) of a diesel shunter at an industrial plant in Krauechenwies on the freight-only line from Mengen on the Sigmaringen-Aulendorf cross-country route in southern Baden-Wuerttemberg. Throughout Germany one of the most striking contrasts with Britain is the widespread extent of modern industry (large, medium and small) – and private rail sidings continue to serve industrial plants much smaller than have justified retention in Britain.


Location: Krauechenwies

Company: Großherzoglich Badische Staatseisenbahnen

Photographer: David Spaven

Contact photographer: David Spaven

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Date: 11/06/2017

Image number: 60116