Las Vegas to Montezuma

The Hot Springs Branch

The abandoned railroad route between Las Vegas and Montezuma, known as The Hot Springs Branch, of which 5.4 miles have been abandoned, was once operated in New Mexico by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway.

Historic ICC Abandonment Filings

Docket Number: 11381 Date: 10/12/1936 Section: 1
App. of Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway for authority to abandon a line of railroad beginning at a point on the Hot Springs Branch of its line approximately 3.7 miles northwest of its junction with the main line near Las Vegas, San Miguel County, New Mexico, thence in a general northwesterly direction to the end of said branch line near Montezuma College, a distance of 5.4 miles, all in San Miguel County, New Mexico.
Length: 5.4 miles Citation: 221 ICC 449  

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