Trains flooded in São Paulo ( Brazil)

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pedrop

A Railfan in Brazil
#1
Hi, today we had a big flood in São Paulo, Brazil. The railroad tracks also were covered by the water.
The pics enclosed are print from the tv news here. We see a MRS train and a CPTM Alco RS3 in a flooded yard .
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Bill Anderson

Well-Known Member
#2
Whoa. Won't water that deep short out the traction motors? I guess steam locomotives have the advantaqe in a flood. Love the photo of old RS3. I hope you can get some better photos of it when the waters recede.
 





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