Rolling through the Lower Fraser River Valley Canadian National Extra 5431 East occupies the "OS" at East Siding Switch Floods while a westbound coal load patiently waits for the signal at the wes... (more)
out of the tunnel - over the bridge - into another tunnel .... and all this with towering mountains, nearly vertical walls of stone and a very narrow passage for rail and road - this is transport ... (more)
1015 on the small bridge in the middle of the second level of the Balta double loops.
before departure, the engineer and the "safety-man" have a chat. These safety-men ride on one of the last cars of each train to ensure braking possibility if the train should tear apart.
the last sunray is for FCCA 1012 ...
It is really an "empty" place in this northernmost part of the Atacama desert - you feel sort of being "lost in the nowhere"
SPCC 32 & 61 pass an interesting message -> we would say : Jesus loves you ! <- made from stones on the flank of the mountain
It's the early afternoon as SPCC 32 & 61 roar past this farmhouse out of use for decades already and slowly collapsing.
SPCC 61 has nearly reached Ilo, as the gradient of the tracks gets a bit smoother.
A sea of sand - the loneliness and vastness is breathtaking. Thanks to the red engines, there is at least a little colour ...
An anormeous advertisement of a mobile phone company is ondisplay on the flank of the hill ( "I am clear - how about you ?" ) above the loaded train of the SPCC
151 151 heads a southbound automotive working at Koln West at 16:47 on 28/9/2011.
Crossrail 185 602 heads a southbound container train at Koln West at 15:36 on 28/9/2011.
186 196 on a southbound train of Cargowaggons at Koln West at 16:31 on 28/9/2011.
189 087 heads a southbound freight through Koln Sud at 14:50 on 28/9/2011.