RailPictures.Net Photo: FA 6031 Ferrosur Roca GE U13C at Gerli, Buenos Aires, Argentina by Julio Pastine
 
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Ferrosur Roca (more..)
GE U13C (more..)
Playa Km. 5. (more..)
Gerli, Buenos Aires, Argentina (more..)
December 16, 1993
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FA 6031 (more..)
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Julio Pastine (more..)
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Remarks & Notes 
Two General Electric export-model U13C's perform switching duties at Ferrosur Roca Railroad's Kilo. 5 Yard. While number 6008 drags GM-EMD GT22CW #9012 and a cut of derelict and rust-laden freight cars out of storage, to the right #6031 classifies another cut with two cabooses in between. Both locomotives were built by G.E. Erie, Pa. Plant in 1963 as a part of a 45-unit order, and entered service in the General Roca Railroad to haul commuter trains for the next 30 years. From then on, a small group of 6 survived in switching and light road-freight service after being transfered to the Ferrosur Roca private operator.
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