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Alamosa April 8 1941

April 08, 2013 08:24AM
Tuesday April 8 1941

ALAMOSA

Alamosa partly cloudy, calm

Cumbres AM clear, calm, PM partly cloudy, calm

Chama and Durango clear, calm

Alamosa extra 484 west
Conductor Roberts
Engineer Marsh

Depart Alamosa 10:45 PM (Apr 7) with 13 loads 39 empties
14 empty tanks Chama
Romeo 25 minutes set out and pick up
Arrive Antonito 12:50 AM (Apr 8) with 13 loads 37 empties, 40 minutes coal & water, set out and pick up
Depart Antonito 1:30 AM with 12 loads 23 empties
Sublette 25 minutes set out, water, eat
Arrive Cumbres 6:45 AM with 12 loads 22 empties, 15 minutes inspection
Depart Cumbres 7:00 AM with 12 loads 22 empties
Arrive Chama 8:10 AM with 12 loads 22 empties

Chama extra 488 east with helper engines 476 and 482
Conductor Moore
Engine 488 Caldwell
Engine 476 Coughlin
Engine 482 Tozer

Depart Chama 10:55 PM (Apr 7) with 18 loads 1 empty
Arrive Cumbres 12:25 AM (Apr 8) with 18 loads 1 empty, 20 minutes take water, helper engines off, pick up
Engine 482 depart Cumbres 12:45 AM light for Chama
Engine 476 depart Cumbres 12:30 AM light for Alamosa
Extra 488 east depart Cumbres 12:45 AM with 50 loads 1 empty
Big Horn 45 minutes meet extra 484 west
Arrive Antonito 4:30 AM with 50 loads 1 empty, 1 hour pick up and put up 2 company coal
Depart Antonito 5:30 AM with 52 loads 11 empties
La Jara 25 minutes meet No. 115 and picking up east stuff
Estrella 10 minutes get 1 spuds
Arrive Alamosa 8:45 AM with 56 loads 11 empties

No. 115 with engine 475
Conductor Edmisten
Engineer Ray (to Chama)
Engineer House (from Chama)
Engineer A S Johnson deadhead Alamosa to Antonito for No. 425

Depart Alamosa 7:00 AM with 6 cars
66
167
310
Chama
63
306
Arrive Antonito 8:05 AM, set out cars 63 and 306 for No. 425
Depart Antonito 8:10 AM with 4 cars
Arrive Cumbres 10:20 AM
Depart Cumbres 10:25 AM
Arrive Chama 11:10 AM
Depart Chama 11:15 AM
Arrive Durango 4:05 PM with 4 cars

No. 116 with engine 477
Conductor E J Hurley
Engineer Densmore (to Chama)
Engineer Ray (from Chama)

Depart Durango 11:15 AM with 4 cars
119
111
327
Alamosa
Arrive Chama 4:00 PM
Depart Chama 4:05 PM
Arrive Cumbres 4:58 PM
Depart Cumbres 5:02 PM
Arrive Antonito 7:18 PM, pick up 2 cars from No. 426
62
320
Depart Antonito 7:25 PM with 6cars
Arrive Alamosa 8:30 PM with 6 cars

Chama extra 484 west
Conductor Fry
Engineer Katschthaler

Depart Chama 11:30 AM with 11 loads 9 empties
6 empty box
2 empty gons
Caboose
Monero 30 minutes coal, merchandise and switching
Lumberton 45 minutes merchandise and switching
Dulce 10 minutes meet No. 116, 5 minutes switching
Pagosa Jct 20 minutes eat and merchandise
Arrive Durango 8:00 PM with 7 loads 1 empty

2 Chama Cumbres turns, called for 10:30 PM, on Apr 9 post

SANTA FE BRANCH

Train No. 425 with engine 470
Conductor Willis
Engineer A S Johnson

Depart Antonito 8:20 AM with 3 loads
1 merchandise Espanola
63
306
Tres Piedras 12 minutes switching
Arrive Taos Jct 11:28 AM
Depart Taos Jct 11:34 AM
Arrive Espanola 2:00 PM, 10 minutes switching
Depart Espanola 2:10 PM
Arrive Santa Fe 4:00 PM with 3 loads

Train No. 426 with engine 473
Conductor Hines
Engineer Baskett
Brakeman Seale deadhead Antonito to Alamosa

Depart Santa Fe 10:10 AM with 3 loads
1 merchanidse
62
320
Arrive Espanola 11:45 AM, 5 minutes switching
Depart Espanola 12:00 PM
Arrive Taos Jct 2:10 PM
Depart Taos Jct 2:15 PM
Arrive Antonito 5:15 PM with 4 loads

SALIDA

No activity Salida – Gunnison

GUNNISON

No activity

MONTROSE

Work extra 317
Conductor C M Purciel
Engineer Berryhill

Depart Montrose 7:20 AM with 2 loads 1 empty
Bridge 371.01 8:55 AM to 4:55 PM worked with pile driver driving 8 piling
Arrive Montrose 6:10 PM

Engine 461 used to switch Montrose yard foreman Gribben engineer Cowan

DURANGO

Silverton clear, calm, 28” old snow

Silverton branch Train No. 461 and Train No. 462 with engine 375
Conductor Knight
Engineer Brice

Depart Durango 9:15 AM with 3 loads 2 empties
1 merchandise Silverton
1 coal Silverton 1 empty box Silverton
Combine 210
Caboose
Arrive Silverton 12:40 PM, 20 minutes eat, 35 minutes switching
Depart Silverton 1:35 PM with 5 loads 4 empties
4 ore Eilers
3 empty gons
Combine 210
Caboose
Arrive Durango 4:45 PM with 5 loads 4 empties

Durango switch engine 268 foreman Gabbe engineer Fitzer

Jimmy
Subject Author Posted

Alamosa April 8 1941

Jimmy Blouch April 08, 2013 08:24AM

Re: Alamosa April 8 1941

drgwk37 April 08, 2013 10:30AM

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