Late on a very warm afternoon, seven of the Trona Railway's veteran six-axle EMD's whine and smoke their way up the gradient towards Searles yard with a train of loaded hoppers and empty acid tank... (more)
Last maneuvers before the night journey to Ollagüe (3.660 m.a.s.l.)
Foto: Oscar Bagnasco
Countrylinks Sydney to Melbourne XPT service arrives at Southern Cross Station.
FCAB #209 traveling to Ollagüe, downward from the Ascotan pass, the highest point in the route (4000 m), in the heights of Andes.
In the heights of Andes, FCAB #209 in route to Ollagüe.
In February of 2012, train #209 of FCAB railway, with hopper cars for ore concentrates, from Mejillones and with destination Ollagüe for change cars with bolivian FCA railway, climbing to the top ... (more)
Old viaduct over the canyon of Loa river (built in 1899, 104 meters high), in Conchi town, and FCAB #209 ore train from Mejillones and a long travel to Ollagüe.