A Zurich to Vienna service prepares to depart from the border station of Buchs on 4th March 2020. The pair of Austrian (OBB) Class 1116 locos led by No. 1116 041 had replaced Swiss traction for the steeply graded line over the Arlberg pass which rises to 3993 ft above sea level, with gradients up to 1 in 33.
Paul Braybrook       


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