Peru

The 07.00 Puno - Cuzco train passing Esteves, near Puno, on 13 October 1990.
486 shunting and polluting at Juliaca, 13 October 1990.
General Motors locomotive 751 failed just south of Ayaviri while working the 07.00 Puno - Cuzco on 13 October 1990. The altitude here was about 3900m (12800ft): the line reaches a summit of 4319m (14172ft) about 60km further north at La Raya, one of the highest railway summits in the world. On this occasion the driver was able to repair the fault without any serious delay.
The Cuzco train arriving at Puente Ruinas station on 21  October 1990. Puente Ruinas is the station for the Inca ruins at Machu Picchu.

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