Ballast collapse

Outside New Chara in east Russia thawing ground has destroyed this stretch of railway. The ballast supporting sleepers has collapsed as the permafrost ground underneath has thawed.

Photo 15 of 26 in Permafrost

58.6704°N, 124.7517°E
Outside New Chara in east Russia thawing ground has destroyed this stretch of railway. The ballast supporting sleepers has collapsed as the permafrost ground underneath has thawed.
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