RailPictures.Net Photo: DRGW 488 Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad Steam 2-8-2 at Lobato, New Mexico by Kevin Madore
 
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» Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad (more..)
» Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
» Lobato Trestle (MP 339.8) (more..)
» Lobato, New Mexico, USA (more..)
» September 25, 2009
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» DRGW 488 (more..)
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Lobato blow-down! The Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad's daily train from Antonito to Chama is very nearly home as she coasts across the Lobato Trestle, about 4 miles from the Chama Yard. As she does, her crew takes one last opportunity to clear the boiler's mudring by lifting the blow-down valves on both sides. The result is a pretty spectacular photo opportunity, not to mention a roar that can be heard a mile away!
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  Make  NIKON CORPORATION
  Model  NIKON D90
  ExposureTime  1/1000
  ISOSpeedRatings  200
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  FocalLength  38/1



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