RailPictures.Net Photo: OY Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad None at Chama, New Mexico by John West
 
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Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad (more..)
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Approaching Cresco  (more..)
Chama, New Mexico, USA (more..)
February 29, 2020
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C&TS ex-DRGW narrow gauge rotary OY plows eastbound just west of Cresco siding. This was the first operation of the OY since 1997, and was part of a two day event hosting about 150 photographers and spectators. If was the first event of the C&TS 50th anniversary season, and celebrating 140 years of steam over Cumbres Pass. Paul's comment below caused me to think about when I first stood in that spot, probably around 1964 chasing a DRGW hill turn from Chama. Yeah, I'm an old fart.
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