Another railway line of Chile, which was partly destroyed by the heavy floods in august 2015, was the "Tocopilla" of the Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile from Tocopilla to Maria Elena ... (more)
Wide open space and an impressive 2300 ton train on 1 metre gauge, about 3850 meter a.s.l. 3 locomotives of the FCAB are pulling a loaded train (lead/zinc/silver concentrates in containers) from t... (more)
On a warm but windy afternoon with storm clouds building to the south, a long load of empties descends the thirty-or-so miles from Searles to Trona behind six of the Trona Railway's vintage EMDs.
An extra Potash local makes an unusual late afternoon appearance as it exits Bootlegger Canyon heading to the Potash Mine which is located at the end of the Cane Creek Branch. Corona Arch is seen ... (more)
UP's "Potash Local" attacks the grade into Bootlegger Canyon after finishing its work at Intrepid Potash.
The California Zephyr heads though some wild and desolate terrain without many signs of life. This scenic area is strikingly beautiful.
The California Zephyr rolls through the barren and stark, yet beautiful countryside of scenic Utah.
The California Zephyr rolls through the barren and stark, yet beautiful countryside of Utah.
Skirting the distinct Book Cliffs in the Utah desert, Union Pacific’s Potash local climbs Thompson Hill on the Green River Subdivision main line on February 10, 2006. The local will begin its trip... (more)
A Canadian National visitor leads this Westbound BNSF empty Oil train on ex-Rio Grande trackage between Floy and Solitude.
Train loaded with copper concentrate from El Salvador copper mine, after passing the Montandon former station is a closed horseshoe curve and from there will begin to climb towards CODELCO foundry... (more)
Only memories?, Or will good news come?: That narrow white color seen in the photo, is the Salado River, normally with an insignificant flow, practically dry. In March of 2015 there were un... (more)
Potash local nearing the end of the Cane Creek Branch