Tourism in Corsica
The Mer de Glace (Sea of Ice) is a glacier located on the slopes of the Mont Blanc, in the French Alps, close to the village of Chamonix. Inaugurated in 1908, the Montenvers rack railway starts from Chamonix and, in 20 minutes and in total safety, reaches the bottom of the Mer de Glace (1,913 m).
About this timetable of Montenvers railroad
Illustrated by this beautiful picture of the Mer de Glace, this timetable of the train between Chamonix/Montenvers and Lausanne, , was published in 1911.
Title: “Chemin de fer à Crémaillère Chamonix-Montenvers Mer de Glace”
Published : Lith Sonor SA, Genève
Ref / Date: TE-F-1911-A / 2013