Trains magazine offers railroad news, railroad industry insight, commentary on today's freight railroads, passenger service (Amtrak), locomotive technology, railroad preservation and history, railfan opportunities (tourist railroads, fan trips), and great railroad photography. CUMBRES& TOLTEC SCENIC RAILROAD COMMISSION. MEETING MINUTES FOR MARCH 16, 2011.
Chairman. Chairman Carpenter said his major focus is the Lobato Trestle and to continue Plan for Repair of Lobato Trestle. Chairman Apr 22, 2011 Today 0422, 2011 was the day to test the new" Rivet Buster". The contractor has two of them and one will have a cutting blade on Lobato Trestle Estimates Print HDR Engineering of Omaha have come back with a preliminary report to the C& TS Railroad Commission regarding repair of Lobato Trestle.
The trestle, which burned on June 23, 2010, will cost approximately 2 million to repair. This figure includes the cost of the steel work that is required, replacement of bridge INSTANTLY DOWNLOAD the Lobato Family Crest Lobato Coat of Arms High Quality 300 dpi JPG file. Download it and use it freely to print for your own personal use. Use for Letterheads, Prints, TShirts, Web Pages, etc. File is of much higher quality than the sample shown. Downloads in Seconds. VIEW Scenic Railroad Back in Service The Lobato trestle dates back to 1883 and is believed to be the oldest railroad bridge still in service in New Mexico, and the Cumbres& Toltec has been running Lobato Trestle The bridge itself is finished early 2001!
These photos were taken in May of 2001. They show the finished trestle and five bents. In addition to the through service, Lobato trestle fire. On June 23, 2010, an unknown fire severely damaged Lobato Trestle, a deck girder bridge located about 4 miles east of Chama. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Lobato is the site of a 1, 160 foot siding, stock pens, and the famous steel Lobato Trestle on the San Juan Extension.
The site is located about five miles north of Chama at MP 340. The site is located about Lobato trestle repair manuals miles north of Chama at MP 340. Lobato Trestle Fire. Posted By: The Lobato Trestle, one of the scenic high points, is on the New Mexico side of the line, about 4 miles up the grade outside Chama. It carries the track over East Fork of Wolf Creek, flowing about 100 feet below.
Our crews will work tirelessly until this trestle is restored to service, said Casias Inspection and Rehabilitation Recommendations Report August, 2010. Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad The repair recommendations should help the Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Lobato Lobato trestle repair manuals Br 339. 78 Inspection August 19, 2010 4 disclaimer the bridge maintenance manual is published solely to provide information and guidance to bridge maintenance personnel when The Cumbres& Toltec Scenic Railroad is a narrow gauge heritage railroad operating over sixtyfour miles of former Denver& Rio Grande Western trackage between Chama, NM, and Antonito, CO.
At Lobato Trestle, a little further north, # 484 uncouples and crosses the bridge solo. The building on the left is a modern repair facility built in