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Hungary

ÁEV (Állami Erdei Vasutak - Hungarian State Forestry Railways) locomotive C50-409 stands with one coach at the end of the line at Marki erdö, the extreme south-eastern end of the Csömödér Forestry Railway, on 11 October 2002. This was a special charter working, organised by Gisbert Siede of Germany, for nearly 30 enthusiasts from around Europe. In three days the special covered all of the available track on the Csömödér and Lenti systems, the largest of the remaining operational Hungarian forestry railways at about 106km route length.