Mexican Canyon Trestle

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Also known as: Cloudcroft Railroad Trestle,Alamogordo and Sacramento Mounta
NW of Cloudcroft off NM 83, Cloudcroft, New Mexico

Large wooden trestle on the former Alamogordo & Sacramento Mountain Railroad near Cloudcroft

Photo 

By AllenS - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7427698

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Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 7, 1979
Reference number
79001543
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Rail-related
Current function
Rail-related
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant year
1899

Update Log 

  • May 20, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • June 26, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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