RailPictures.Net Photo: FEPASA 1820 FEPASA GE U9C at Rio Blanco, Chile by Mike Johannessen
 
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GE U9C (more..)
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Rio Blanco, Chile (more..)
October 16, 2012
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FEPASA 1820 (more..)
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Mike Johannessen (more..)
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A short remnant of the meter-gauge Ferrocarril Transandino, which once ran over the Andes between Chile and Argentina, lives on under FEPASA. Although the steeper rack-and-pinion segments further into the mountains have been left to nature with only a slight hope of restoration, the segment from Los Andes up to Rio Blanco still sees trains of copper concentrate several times daily.
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