General Electric boxcabs # 607 and 601 just departed with a empty train from the station "Reverso" for the further climb up to Barriles.
Empty afternoon uphill train of the SQM is nearing a short cut on the ascent to Barriles, on a grade of 4.0 %. Pulling are 85 years old General Electric boxcabs # 607 "Alejandra" and 601 "Andrea"
General Electric boxcabs 607 and 601, 85 years old now, still in operation on the "Tocopilla" of the Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile. The train is on the section above Quillagua, which goes thr... (more)