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That's One Long Train

Mangesh Hattikudur
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I spotted this on Neatorama, and was stunned: the train is actually 1.86 miles long?! Apparently, it carries iron ore from Zouterate to the coast of Nouadhibou in Mauritania, and the fare is so cheap (just $5!), even hobos can afford the 430 mile trip. Link via Neatorama.

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