German locomotive classification
The different railway companies in Germany have used various schemes to classify their rolling stock.
As widely known the first few locomotives had names. The first locomotive in public service in...
DRG locomotive classification
The DRG locomotive classification system was developed by the German Imperial Railway Company or Deutsche Reichsbahn-Gesellschaft (DRG), which was formed in 1924 following the merger of the German sta...
DRG locomotive classification - Wikipedia
DB locomotive classification
Originally, both Deutsche Bundesbahn and Deutsche Reichsbahn continued the classification system of the Deutsche Reichsbahn (DRG) - see also a short overview of the numbering system of the German rail...
DB locomotive classification - Wikipedia
DR locomotive classification
The DR locomotive classification scheme in East Germany in the initial post-war period used the DRG system, consisting of a class number (Baureihennummer) followed by a serial number (Ordnungsnummer)....
DR locomotive classification - Wikipedia