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Alamosa May 3 1949

September 05, 2017 03:52PM
Tuesday May 3 1949

ALAMOSA

Standard gauge train No. 115 with engine 3403
Conductor Phillips
Engineer Caldwell

Arrive Alamosa 4:55 AM with 6 cars

No. 215 with engine 473
Conductor Edmisten
Engineer Nissan (to Chama)
Engineer Peterson (from Chama)

Depart Alamosa 7:00 AM with 4 cars
65
169
327
Durango Chama (edit 9-6-2017
Arrive Cumbres 10:10 AM
Depart Cumbres 10:14 AM
Arrive Chama 11:10 AM
Depart Chama 11:15 AM
Arrive Durango 4:05 PM with 4 cars

No. 216 with engine 476
Conductor Hines
Engineer Dieckman (to Chama)
Engineer Nissan (from Chama)

Depart Durango 11:15 AM with 4 cars
119
167
310
Durango
Monero annunciator 3:09 PM
Arrive Chama 4:00 PM
Depart Chama 4:05 PM
Arrive Cumbres 5:00 PM
Depart Cumbres 5:03 PM
Arrive Alamosa 8:30 PM with 4 cars

Standard Gauge No. 116 with engine 3403
Conductor Phillips
Engineer Caldwell

Depart Alamosa 9:40 PM with 6 cars

Chama extra 488 west, light engine to Lumberton, helper for extra 485 east
Engineer Cummins

Depart Chama 8:45 AM, behind extra 485 west
Arrive Lumberton 12:30 PM

Chama extra 485 West, Lumberton turn, helper engine 488 added at Lumberton
Conductor Knight
Engine 487 485 Connor (edit 9-6-2017)
Engine 488 Cummins (on Lumberton)

Depart Chama 6:55 AM with 26 loads 3 empties
25 cars stock (loaded Antonito previous day)
Water car
2 empty dumps
Caboose

Willow Creek 3 hours 45 minutes unload sheep
Azotea 5 minutes set out
Monero 5 minutes set out
Amargo 19 minutes pick up and let No. 215 by
Arrive Lumberton 12:25 PM, 35 minutes switching, turn, add helper 488
Depart Lumberton 1:00 PM, consist not shown
Monero 30 minutes switching and pick up
Azotea 5 minutes pick up
Arrive Chama 3:30 PM with 27 (?) loads 26 empties

Chama extra 480 east with helper engines 487 and 482
Conductor Andricko
Engine 480 Turney
Engine 487 Donaldson
Engine 482 Hall

Depart Chama 11:55 AM (I did not get a good copy of consist)
Arrive Cumbres 1:35 PM, 15 minutes helper engines off, pick up, inspection
Extra 487 west depart Cumbres 1:45 PM light for Chama
Extra 482 west depart Cumbres 1:55 PM light for Chama
Extra 480 east Depart Cumbres 1:50 PM
Big Horn 10 minutes inspection
Arrive Alamosa 5:50 PM

1st Chama Cumbres turn with engines 487 and 482
Conductor Wilson
Engine 487 Donaldson
Engine 482 Hall

Depart Chama 6:10 PM
Arrive Cumbres 7:45 PM, 10 minutes set out and turn
Extra 487-482 west, coupled, depart Cumbres 7:55 PM with caboose
Arrive Chama 9:00 PM

2nd Chama Cumbres turn with engines 485 and 488
Conductor Wilson
Engine 485 Donaldson
Engine 488 Hall

Depart Chama 10:30 PM
Arrive Cumbres 12:20 AM, 10 minutes set out, turn, pick up caboose
Extra 485-488 west, coupled, depart Cumbres 12:30 AM with caboose
Arrive Chama 1:35 AM

Chama extra 484 west, light engine to Durango
Engineer Connor

Depart Chama 4:30 PM
Arrive Durango 9:30 PM

SALIDA

No activity this date.

GUNNISON

Extra 278 east and west, Castleton turn
Conductor Anderson
Engineer Braswell

Depart Gunnison 10:25 AM
Arrive Castleton 11:35 AM, 10 minutes switching and water
Arrive Alpine Fuel 11:50 AM, 25 minutes switching
Depart Alpine Fuel 12:15 PM
Castleton 5 minutes pick up
Arrive Gunnison 1:40 PM
(I did not get a good copy of consist)

MONTROSE

Engine 454 switch Montrose yard
Conductor Trevarthen
Engineer Price

DURANGO

Farmington branch Work extra 463
Conductor Lyons
Engineer Buchanan

On duty 8:00 AM at Aztec
Worked back and forth loading rock at Bondad Tank and unloading at Mile Post 490.5
Tied up Aztec 6:00 PM

Durango switch engine 315 foreman Rowe engineer Houck

No other NG activity this date.

Jimmy



Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 09/06/2017 11:59AM by Jimmy Blouch.
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