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Photo ID: 710095

While shunting cars at the Galera summit yard (4781 m / 15686 ft), the engines often need to pull into the summit tunnel, which quickly fills with the exhaust fumes, abundant at such a high altitu... (more)

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Galera, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 23, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Sep 16, 2019

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Photo ID: 709751

A few dozens meters away from the switchback turnout, the track gradients quickly diverge. This line has grades up to 4.7%. On the left of the picture between the trees, there is a train on the Ch... (more)

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Chicla, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 15, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Sep 13, 2019

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Photo ID: 709724

The track on the left after the turnout is the main line. It literally dives into a 4.5% gradient.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Chicla, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 15, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Sep 12, 2019

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Photo ID: 709437

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 23, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Sep 09, 2019

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Photo ID: 708810

Downhill train at 4625 m (15170 ft) between tunnels 52 and 53, km 167.2.

On the 4.5%+ grade, the max speed downhill with a loaded train is 15 kmh (9.3 mph), and an automatic security syst... (more)

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 23, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Sep 03, 2019

Views: 1,310
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Photo ID: 708641

Approaching the Chinchan siding

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 21, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Sep 02, 2019

Views: 939
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Photo ID: 708640

Tunnel shunting

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Ticlio, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 21, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Sep 02, 2019

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Photo ID: 708639

At 4400m / 14400 ft asl, this westbound train coming down from the summit of the line travels under a gigantic pile of mining waste.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 21, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Sep 02, 2019

Views: 1,397
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Photo ID: 708468

High mountain

The Central Andino Railroad in Peru is not any more the highest railroad on Earth since China built a line in Tibet. But it is still the most spectacular. A standard ... (more)

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1029
Train ID: -
Photo Date: August 21, 2019


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Aug 31, 2019

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