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Central Argentine Railway

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January 1923.
July 1924.
December 1924.
1931. 5ft.6in. Gauge Locomotive. Built by Armstrong Whitworth.

c.1866 Constructed by Brassey, Wythes, and Wheelwright from Rosario to Cordova (Cordoba), a distance of 260 miles.

After completion it was worked for two years by the contractors before being handed over to the Company.

1902 Amalgamated with the Buenos Aires and Rosario Railway

c.1923 Howard Williams was General Manager (see advert)

Important cities served: Buenos Aires, Rosario, Santa Fe, Cordoba, Santiago, Tucuman.

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