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Bolivia's graveyard of trains

A man stands on an old train of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900 at the train cemetery in Uyuni, Potosi, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado

A man stands on an old train of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900 at the train cemetery in Uyuni, Potosi, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado

A man stands on an old train of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900 at the train cemetery in Uyuni, Potosi, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A couple are seen on a locomotive of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

A couple are seen on a locomotive of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

A couple are seen on a locomotive of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A silhouette of a locomotive at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado

A silhouette of a locomotive at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado

A silhouette of a locomotive at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Parts of locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Parts of locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Parts of locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Locomotives and wagons at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado

Locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A couple walk among locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900 at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado

A couple walk among locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900 at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado

A couple walk among locomotives and wagons of Bolivian Railways Company from 1870-1900 at the train cemetery. REUTERS/David Mercado
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