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Peru - FCCA Ferrocaril Central del Peru
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Photo ID: 467088

1009 and 1008 are on their way to Rio Blanco, closely following the Carretera Central in this section.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: San Mateo, Peru
Locomotive #: 1009
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 14, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Jan 21, 2014

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Photo ID: 466990

1001 will reach Casapalca in a few minutes. Down in the valley you can see the Carretera Central. Also note that even though we are at close to 4000 meters asl, there are still trees growing here!

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: 1001
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 13, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Jan 20, 2014

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Photo ID: 466989

701 has just passed the curves and loops through the cactus fields (very nasty, I can tell you) around the town of San Bartolomé, which you can see in the background. The train will shortly reach ... (more)

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: EMD JT26CW-2B
Location: Chosica, Peru
Locomotive #: 701
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 16, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Jan 20, 2014

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Photo ID: 466788

A lucky shot - the sun had reached the bottom of the valley only a few minutes earlier. 1003 is crossing the Carretera Central twice over this steel bridge just before arriving at Rio Blanco.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: San Mateo, Peru
Locomotive #: 1003
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 17, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Jan 19, 2014

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Photo ID: 466787

Because San Bartolomé is a switchback without counterpart, trains have to be re-arranged before they can proceed to Lima. After an epic one-hour shunting operation 701 is finally being coupled to ... (more)

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: EMD JT26CW-2B
Location: Chosica, Peru
Locomotive #: 701
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 16, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Jan 19, 2014

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Photo ID: 466648

FCCA no. 1008 and 1009 cross a bridge between San Mateo and Rio Blanco. The steel bridge underneath is an old road bridge.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: San Mateo, Peru
Locomotive #: 1008
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 16, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Jan 18, 2014

Photo of the Week

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Photo ID: 466645

FCCA no. 1008 and 1009 climbing a switchback between Matucana and Tamboraque

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: Matucana, Peru
Locomotive #: 1008
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 15, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Jan 18, 2014

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Photo ID: 453879

FCCA's lower sections (well, close to 2000 m in this case) are still quite spectacular.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: EMD JT26CW-2B
Location: Chosica, Peru
Locomotive #: 701
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 16, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Oct 04, 2013

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Photo ID: 453876

FCCA's 1001 is making its way down from the pass (still at about 4500 m).

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: 1001
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 13, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Oct 04, 2013

Views: 3,973
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Photo ID: 453639

This FCCA train has just left the switchbacks of Casapalca and is now headed for Chinchan.

In addition to the pain in the head (due to the altitude if you didn't have time to acclim... (more)

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 17, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Oct 02, 2013

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Photo ID: 446373

1008 and 1009 are on their way to the summit, pictured between San Mateo and Rio Blanco, where the line crosses the valley and the road over this steel bridge.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: San Mateo, Peru
Locomotive #: 1009
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 14, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Aug 07, 2013

Views: 3,474
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Photo ID: 446372

1001 is close to the summit now at about 4710 m a.s.l.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30-7
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: 1001
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 13, 2013


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By: David Gubler

Added: Aug 07, 2013

Views: 4,584
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Photo ID: 434778

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30M-3
Location: San Mateo, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1008
Train ID: -
Photo Date: April 02, 2011


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: May 04, 2013

People's Choice 2

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Photo ID: 416230

A view of the same location from above – click here - will show you why the grade looks - and is indeed - so steep.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30M-3
Location: San Mateo, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1010
Train ID: -
Photo Date: December 07, 2009


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Nov 27, 2012

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Photo ID: 416164

The grade is as steep as in the mountain even where the Lima - Galera - la Oroya main line crosses the mining city of Casapalca.

Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)
Locomotive: GE C30M-3
Location: Casapalca, Peru
Locomotive #: FCCA 1010
Train ID: -
Photo Date: December 07, 2009


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By: Jean-Marc Frybourg

Added: Nov 26, 2012

Views: 7,691
Comments: 1

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