This is where the wagon enthusiast finds further information on his hobby.
Regular visitors should check out the "What's new" section
At the moment you can find:
Excel files that document my photo collection.
Various picture galleries (1), (2), (3), (4).
Links to other WWW sites that are of interest to wagon enthusiasts.
A list of books and periodicals for wagon enthusiasts.
Magazine articles on wagons that I have in my archive. (> 500 kB !!)
Magazine articles on wagons that I do not have in my archive. (approx. 130 kB !!)
Information on ICF wagons (Intercontainer/Interfrigo).
Information on DSB goods wagons.
Information on CFL goods wagons.
Information on classification letter marking of railway wagons.
Die Güterwagen der Regelbauart (standard wagons) - General arrangement drawings. Deutsche Reichsbahn, 1945.
Güterwagen-Correspondenz - Editions 1-100 as PDF on DVD (German only).
The following files are available for download (latest update 1. 1. 2010):
GDB.zip Wagons of the DB (Deutsche Bahn AG, formerly Deutsche Bundesbahn)
PG_DB.zip Private owner wagons, registered with the DB
IGB.zip International wagons (UIC railways)
IGP.zip International private owner wagons (UIC-railways)
AGW.zip American freight cars
ALGEMEIN.zip Everything else that looks like standard gauge wagons
All above files are packed and yield an Excel file and a short introduction into the contents. I can provide copies of my own photographs. However, since I am running this as a hobby and not as a commercial business, my first preference for compensation is in exchange for other wagon photographs, other modes to be agreed upon.
Hier geht's zur deutschen Version
This presence on the WWW is an experiment to gather more information on the subject of wagons. Therefore, I would be delighted to receive your comments.
Drop me a line!
12. 1. 2014 Viktor Schiffer, e-mail: vschiffer (at) gmx.de. Replace the " (at) " with the "@" sign before using this address. This is done on purpose to make the job of "harvesting" email addresses more difficult.