Carcote Wall: In a beautiful place, the Carcote salt lake located in the heights of Andes, a northbound FCAB train transports zinc concentrate, and is completing his long journey, coming to town n... (more)
The FCAB train goes around the great salt flats of Carcote (See in RP photography ID #390236 : http://www.railpictures.net/photo/390236), a rich deposit of various salts (chlorides, chlorates, nit... (more)
The great Carcote salt lake and the FCAB train to Ollagüe.
Triple FCAB traction, containers carrying ore concentrate to the border, bypassing the Ascotan Pass, the highest point on the route to Ollagüe (4000 m).
In a magnificent place, the Salar de Carcote located right in the Andes at 4000 meters above sea level, this train FCAB rail company that transports zinc concentrate, and is completing his long jo... (more)
Under repair at Peñarol Workshop.
P&W NR-2 runs southbound along the Thames River on the ex-NH line from Groton to Worcester. Not crazy about short nose Geeps running long hood forward, but I couldn't pass up the still water and ... (more)
Looking down from above the Searles tunnel finds the Trona Railway with a empty coal train that they will shove back in the clear for the UP to take to Mojave later on in the evening.
4 Trona Railway units switch the yard at Searles.
Trinity Railway Express makes a brief station stop at the DFW stop. I was told that the TRE has officially retired the RDC's but runs them on rare occasion when required. Today was no exception.
The ready track has many sights to behold. Taken from the Carrol street overpass by my budding railfan girlfriend Christine, what a nice catch darlin', thanks :-)