Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Brenner Pass #3...

Karl Etzel ... (DE)
by de.wikipedia.org
Karl (von) Etzel (auch: Carl von Etzel)
° 6. Januar 1812 Stuttgart; † 2. Mai 1865 Kemmelbach bei Ybbs
... war ein deutscher Eisenbahningenieur und Architekt ...

... The Brenner pass was a trackway for mule trains and carts
until a carriage road was opened in 1777.
The railway was completed in 1867 and is the only
transalpine rail route without a major tunnel ...

source: en.wikipedia.org

OEBB/FS - Brenner ; IC Italie - Autriche/Austria
by CINQUENTE - youtube 4:18
change train locomotive - december 2006

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