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Re: D&RGW Opening Day - 1968

May 28, 2018 02:24PM avatar
Hello once more -

The train paused briefly near the section house while retainers were set up and helper #478 uncoupled for her solo run down the hill to Chama:
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Photo Copyright © 1968, 2018 by Ernest W. Robart - All Rights Reserved.

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Photo Copyright © 1968, 2018 by Ernest W. Robart - All Rights Reserved.

This shot of 'The Whole Enchilada' was taken just above the 'S' curves, roughly a mile downhill from the state line:
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Photo Copyright © 1968, 2018 by Ernest W. Robart - All Rights Reserved.

About half a dozen fans were on hand to witness the crossing of Lobato Trestle.  Access was pretty much unrestricted back then:
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Photo Copyright © 1968, 2018 by Ernest W. Robart - All Rights Reserved.

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Photo Copyright © 1968, 2018 by Ernest W. Robart - All Rights Reserved.

(To be continued.)

- Roosso
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