Portugal - locomotives and rail tractors


This DP 212 rail tractor of CP Infrastructuras is used mainly as a rail inspection vehicle, often on the line along the Douro valley up from Porto. Picture at the Porto Campanhã station 11.3.2017 by Ilkka Siissalo.


A similar rail inspection vehicle as above, this DP 234 was photographed 22.6.2012 in Régua by Ilkka Siissalo.


We can only guess what this wagon attached to the DP 234 tractor was for. There are no catenary wire installations in the region. Picture in Régua 22.6.2012 by Ilkka Siissalo.


Old diesel locomotive no. 1407 at Porto Campanhã station 16.6.1990. Picture by David Othen.
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