Climber Train: Two locomotive EMD G12 continuous route to Potrerillos with acid train, in the middle of the Andes mountain. The ascent from Montandon to Potrerillos, with a steep slope and next to... (more)
Light engines move, from Potrerillos down to Llanta
Climbing to Potrerillos on the "Alucinante tren a Potrerillos" – incredible train to Potrerillos – Railroad: Ferronor ChileLocomotive: EMD G22CULocation: Montandon, ChileLocomotive #: Ferronor 94Train ID: -Photo Date: August 15, 2010
From whatever angle you're looking at that incredible line, it is always spectacular. This low angle view is about the Railroad: Ferronor ChileLocomotive: EMD G12Location: Montandon, ChileLocomotive #: Ferronor 82Train ID: -Photo Date: August 14, 2010
The Montandón horseshoe
Ferronor 82 energetically negotiates the Montandón horseshoe curve at sunset. This curve immediately follows the Montandón station that marks the beginnin... (more)
A lone GR12 retains a train of loaded sulfuric acid tank cars and empty copper ore concentrate hoppers.
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South 26d 23m 49.33s We... (more)
Two EMDs are hard at work, climbing the grade out of Montandon. Fortunately the location is not very high and the air is not thin. There is enough oxygen so that the power of the prime movers is n... (more)
Railroad: Ferronor ChileLocomotive: EMD GR12Location: Montandon, ChileLocomotive #: Ferronor 401Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: December 17, 2009
A sulfuric acid tank train in the remote confines of the Andean Mountains...