The EMD GR12U # 93 and # 412 of the Ferronor (Empresa de Transporte Ferroviario S.A.), built in 1965/1962, are leaving tunnel # 2 on the 1 meter gauge railway line of the Codelco, pulling a mixed ... (more)
Very sad, one of the most spectacular railroads worldwide, the 1 meter gauge line Chañaral - Llanta - Potrerillos, is shut down since march 2015, largely destroyed between Llanta and Chañaral by f... (more)
Ending the day the last rays of sun illuminate the highest hills of Salado Creek and Potrerillos Gorge, FERRONOR freight coming from Codelco foundry and copper plant in Potrerillos, negotiates a c... (more)
Perhaps my first and probably last contact with Ferronor's Potrerillos line was in 2012. Due to heavy rain fall the line was massively damaged (dozens of km of the line are gone!) this spring and ... (more)
Hard railway route in the bottom of the canyon, FERRONOR downhill from CODELCO copper smelter in Potrerillos.
A marvelous condor accompanying the passage of this train in travel Llanta - Potrerillos, from the heights of Andes mountain. Another picture of the same sequence: http://www.railpictures.net/phot... (more)
The last sunrays of the day are reflected in the dust, while the train moves between Potrerillos and Llanta.
"Motocarril" in Montandon for review of the track to Potrerillos.
The Montandon horseshoe
Montandon: Ending the day the last rays of sun illuminate the highest hills, this train of FERRONOR coming from CODELCO foundry and copper plant in Potrerillos, negotiates a closed horsesho... (more)