RailPictures.Net Photo: FMI 56 Freeport McMoRan Sierrita Operations EMD GP38 at Morenci, Arizona by Jason Cary
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» Freeport McMoRan Sierrita Operations (more..)
» EMD GP38 (more..)
» Shannon Hill 
» Morenci, Arizona, USA (more..)
» March, 2019
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» FMI 56 (more..)
» Unknown
» Jason Cary (more..)
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Not a Illusion The grade here is not a illusion, it looks like the ramp on a roller coaster. This Freeport McMoran Copper and Gold Company's "Hill Turn" is hanging over the steepest part of the grade. The rear visible tanks sitting on a jaw dropping 4.5%. Dynamics are humming and brakes squealing as this "Hill Turn' drops towards Clifton with a headend heavy in copper concentrate and anodes....
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