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Railway Provence – Train Pignes

Railway Provence - Train PignesThe Railways of Provence, formerly “Railways of the South of France” is made up of three rail networks. One of them, the network of the Alps, was one of the lines between Nice and Digne-les-Bains and was completed in 1911.
Now under the authority of the PACA region, it is the only remained in operation and carries more than 400,000 passengers per year. Its role is twofold: Nice suburban service and tourist transportation in the hinterland with the “train of Pignes” steam. The line will soon have a new modern railcar.

Title: Railway Provence – Train Pignes
Date of Issue: 27 June 2011
Country: France
Denominations: 0,58 €

Source: www.timbres.laposte.fr

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