France


SNCF - Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer

The SNCF was an original owner, the DRS6-4-660 was built solely for the French Supply Council, 106 were ordered. 100 units went to the SNCF in France, original numbers 040-DA-1 to 040-DA-100, renumbered 62001-62100.

DRS6-4-660

SNCF 62001

SNCF 62001
62001

DRS6-4-660
c/n 72898, b/d 4/1946

- built for the French Supply Council as #040-DA-1
- became SNCF 62001
- first of the 62000 series in service, 04/15/1946
- one of the last out of service, 01/01/1993
photos by: Philippe Géneau
Grande-Synthe marshalling yard west of Dunkirk, France - August 7, 1991


SNCF 040-DA-2

SNCF 040-DA-2
040-DA-2

DRS6-4-660
c/n 72899, b/d 6/1946

- built for the French Supply Council as #040-DA-2
- became SNCF 62002
SNCF photos: collection of Serge Weber
Paris-Bercy - July 1946


SNCF 62005
photos by: David Morgan
62005

DRS6-4-660
c/n 72902, b/d 8/1946

- built for the French Supply Council as #040-DA-5
- became SNCF 62005
SNCF 62001 & 65005
62001 and 62005
Dunkirk, France - October 16, 1989


SNCF 62011 62011

DRS6-4-660
c/n 72908, b/d 8/1946

- built for the French Supply Council as #040-DA-11
- became SNCF 62011
photo by: Philippe Géneau
Grande-Synthe marshalling yard west of Dunkirk, France - Feb. 1991


SNCF 62026 62026

DRS6-4-660
c/n 72923, b/d 11/1946

- built for the French Supply Council as #040-DA-26
- became SNCF 62026
photo by: Philippe Géneau
Grande-Synthe marshalling yard west of Dunkirk, France - Feb. 1991


SNCF 62029
photo: collection of Serge Weber
1983
62029

DRS6-4-660
c/n 72926, b/d 12/1946

- built for the French Supply Council as #040-DA-29
- became SNCF 62029
- to CFTR in 1983
- for more photos see the CFTR Photo Gallery


SNCF 62087 62087

DRS6-4-660
c/n 73202, b/d 9/1947

- built for the French Supply Council as #040-DA-87
- became SNCF 62087
photo by: John C. Benson
Strasbourg, France - July 21, 1979



SNCF 62094
Photos by Philip Géneau and
Fabrice Duvette

62094

DRS6-4-660
c/n 73209, b/d 9/1947

- built for the French Supply Council as #040-DA-94
- became SNCF 62094
- to Centre de la Mine et du Chemin de Fer, at the Centre Denis Papin, in 1996
- for more photos see the CMCF Photo Gallery
Centre Denis Papin Museum,
Oignies, France - Aug. 28, 2009


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