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Cerro de Pasco Railway, South America

Cerro de Pasco Railway, South America

Cerro de Pasco is a mining town in Peru, at an altitude of 14,000 feet, once a rich source of silver and later a significant centre for copper mining. American interests built a railway, completed 1903, to serve the copper industry.

 

Title: Cerro de Pasco Railway, South America
Record Type: Organisations
Type: Utility
Record Maintained By: CECL
Subject Id: 13621