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As a huge storm rolled in, the sun gave me one last shot of the day.....

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Bill Anderson

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Does the railroad haul copper ore from the mine to a smelter? I would enjoy seeing photos of any ore trains in the area.


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Bill.... They actually haul solid copper ingots since the ore is all processed on site.. They haul these to Bowie, AZ to interchange with the UP is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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