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The Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have an interesting railway system

ESTONIA

In 2002 the privatised Eesti Raudtee imported ex Union Pacific General Electric C36-7s. One of these in Wisconsin Central (and EWS) red and gold livery is seen at Raasiku on September 09, 2003. Ed Burkhardt is connected with Eeesti Raudtee. Estonia has 693km of 1520mm gauge track and 102 locomotives

LATVIA

Latvia has 2413km of 1520mm gauge track

Double-section loco 2M62U 0093 at Jelgava on June 25, 2004

LITHUANIA

Lithuania has 1811km of 1520mm gauge track (of which only 122km is electrified, so heavy reliance on diesel power). They had 338 locos in 2004.

M62 1040 on a short engineers train at Lazdenai on June 22, 2004

UPDATES

New page January 08, 2008   :  Latvia Video Clips

New pages December 06, 2007  :  Latvia (5)     Latvia (6)

New pages February 17, 2006  :  Latvia (3)     Latvia (4)

New pages added December 09, 2005  :  Estonia     Latvia     Latvia (2)    Lithuania     Lithuania (2)     Lithuania (3)     Lithuania (4)

Page last updated : Tuesday, 08 January 2008 15:58

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