||363 070 at Smíchov station in Praha (Prague), with the 11.34 Františkovy
Láznĕ to Vsetin "Bečva".
||Class 810 railbuses provide the
services on many rural branch lines in the Czech Republic and
Slovakia (and in Hungary, where they are classed as Bzmot). 810.259
is seen approaching Kořenov station, working the 19.10 Harrachov
to Tanvald on 6 August 1998. On this line the steep gradient
out of Tanvald is equipped with a rack rail, but this is no longer
||113.001 stands at Bechyně on 7
August 1998, with an evening service to Tábor. The Bechynĕ
branch has a d.c. electrification system, whereas the main line
at Tábor is a.c., which means that the Class 113 locomotives
are confined to the branch.
||705.906 negotiates the overgrown
tracks at Blažejov, with the 10.13 Nová Bystřice to Jindřichův
Hradec on 8 August 1998. This narrow-gauge line, in a popular
holiday area near the Austrian border, has steam trains in summer.
||242 275, in need of a paint job, stands at České Budějovice with a named train,
"Rozmberk", the 04.16 from Bohumín to Plzeň, on 7 December 2001