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Homecoming by shenanigan87 Homecoming by shenanigan87
103 113 arrives home on a sunny Pentecost Monday, crossing the famous Hohenzollern Bridge and entering Cologne Central Station.

As explained here, this locomotive was once a museum exhibit until being resurrected recently. From now on, it will pull the weekly historic InterCity to Flensburg, as well as TEE nostalgia trains. Her arrival wasn't a moment too soon, as 103 184 has been taken out of service due to worn wheelsets, leaving 103 235 to fend for herself. If a TEE special train coincided with the historic InterCity, other locomotives had to be found to haul it, as 235 can't be in two places at the same time. Now, however, we can rest assured that this train is firmly in 103-hands (or coupling hooks) for our viewing pleasure.

:)

More pics can be found in my DSO post, as always.
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dorofoto Featured By Owner May 6, 2014
Excellent photo!
I have driven it in the early seventies!
Rheingold & Rheinpfeil times!
It was then THE LoKomotive!
Thank you!
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shenanigan87 Featured By Owner May 6, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Hehe, glad you like it! :)
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Dan-S-T Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
I count 12 wheels on the locomotive, would they be of the Co-Co arrangement?
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shenanigan87 Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Yep! Co'-Co' if one were to be pedantic. :)
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MU5T4N6 Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2013  Student Filmographer
Die 103er ist einfach noch die schönste aller E-Loks.

Wunderbar eingefangen!
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shenanigan87 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Absolut! :) Leider seh ich sie jetzt nicht mehr so regelmäßig wie letzes Jahr...
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Daxserv Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2013
Engines ugly, trains ugly, steelworks ugy, power cable is ugly, track is ugly, graffiti is ugly, WHAT A FABULOUS PHOTO
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classictrains Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2012
Soma,
Thanks for the "poke." As it happens I'm on the road traveling and have taken a few extra days to chase trains and catch up a little on DevArt.
Chris
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shenanigan87 Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
No worries, just saw (and faved) the fruits of that trainchasing. ^^
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pearwood Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
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