The Lordsburg-Hachita Branch
— ICC Abandonment Filings —
|Southern Pacific Railroad|
|Docket: 10090||7/25/1933||Section: 1|
|App. of Arizona and New Mexico Ry. Co. and Southern Pacific Co., its lessee, for certificate to abandon that part of the Lordsburg-Hachita Branch between Hachita and Oil Siding, a distance of 37.6 miles, in Hidalgo and Grant Counties, New Mexico.|
|Length: 37.600 miles||Citation: 193 ICC 603|
— User Comments —
Subnote states this line crosses the Phelps - Dodge Corporation line, "still active today". The terrain mode of the map clearly shows the rails of this said line have been removed from just past the bridge spanning I-10 to the terminus at an apparently abandoned complex.