The vertiginous "Puente Challape" viewed from another angle (For other views, see pictures 310105, Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)Locomotive: GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C)Location: Matucana, PeruLocomotive #: FCCA 1014Train ID: -Photo Date: April 03, 2011
The “Infiernillo” (little hell) is a very narrow gorge or canyon shared by the Rio Rimac river, the “Carretera Central” main highway, and the railroad. In addition, t... (more)
Train of world steepest Pilatus railway start downhill to Alpnachstad.
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
Twenty kilometers south of Grenoble (France), the "Chemin de fer de La Mure" draws a link between two small cities: St Georges de Commiers and La Mure d'Isère. The construction work spaned from 18... (more)
This train has 23 tank cars full of sulfuric acid. It has left the Potrerillos copper refinery around 9:00 am. The plant is very close. It is just a matter of about 10 kilo... (more)
A breathtaking bridge
Viewed from the upper level of the Balta loop, GE C30M-3 #1010 crosses a small bridge located on the middle level. At this spot, the lower level cannot be s... (more)
A photographer takes a picture from the car's platform, while the engineer leans out the window of this green diesel to say something to a track worker. The train has just emerged from outside my... (more)
RhB Ge 4/4 III electric locomotive 651 brings a St Moritz to Chur passenger train across the Landwasser Viaduct, just north of Filisur.
The line comes from the bottom of the valley that can be seen below the front of the engine.
The photographer comes from the zigzaging trail that can be seen above the ex... (more)
Preparing to load a unit train at Kopper Glo off the Clearfork Branch, NS spots mtys under the 200 foot tall coal loadout silo which holds about 8,000 tons of cleaned and prepped coal. They load i... (more)
Train arrived to ended station Rigi Kulm (1800 meters - 6000 feet) from Vitznau.
Locomotive Ge 4/4 III 650 with publicity paint for UNESCO World Heritage Albula-Bernina is showing a picture of a train on the Landwasser viaduct. We can see here the same in reality....