RailPictures.Net Photo: FCCA 1012 FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino) GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C) at Tamboraque, Peru by Jean-Marc Frybourg
 
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FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino) (more..)
GE C39-8 (Dash 8-39C) (more..)
Aruri (more..)
Tamboraque, Peru (more..)
August 20, 2019
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FCCA 1012 (more..)
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Jean-Marc Frybourg (more..)
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Climbing the Andes Cordillera, this train has passsed the Tamboraque and Aruri switchbacks, around km123, at about 3100 m asl (10170 ft). The track that can be seen below the nose of the engine has an altitude about 100 meters (330 ft) under the train. The distance by rail between these 2 points is about 5 km (3 miles). The grade is about 4.3%
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