This blog is about trains and places related to railways in Sweden and other countries. Most trips are started from Stockholm.
Sunday, November 29, 2020
Jakobshyttan, Mosås, Laxå
The winter is almost here, and today I will be experiencing the first snow since the summer in the region of Närke.
I'm heading first to my favourite spot - Jakobshyttan. This place is actually located just on the border between Närke and Östergötland regions.
Tåg i Bergslagen trains are already here in the morning
RRS train 42025 is on time today
Green Cargo train 4911 is 40 minutes early today
DB Cargo Scandinavia train 44983 is 77 minutes late today
From Jakobshyttan I'm traveling further north to Mosås
Here is train 5761
Rc4 1256 is transporting today Re 1425
Tågab train 47486 to Frövi
TX Logistik train 44641 to Malmö
185 408 is a Traxx F140 AC2 locomotive
It has the original MRCE livery and the TX Logistik logo
It has also "Marco Polo - new ways to green horizon" logo, it is a programe from European comission "aimed to ease road congestion and the pollution it causes by promoting a switch to greener transport modes for European freight traffic."
At Laxå, I'm expecting to see 2 freight trains to/from paper industries
CFL Cargo train 78664 on the way to Husum norra
The one and only Traxx AC3 187 400 is passing by Laxå today
Train 28617 from Västtrafik without passengers
Green Cargo train 5566 to Hallsberg
Rd2 1092 and Td 365
At the same time, Hector Rail train 43323 is approaching Laxå
The train will be terminated here, for collection of the new timber cargo
243 116 Vectron
142 212 "Jeffries"
Not far from Laxå is a nature reserve - Vargavidderna