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DID YOU KNOW?

Raton was once home to 3 Railroad companies. Each having a depot located here.

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SF Raton & Eastern Railway

St. Louis Rocky Mountain Pacific Railroad

At the Height of the Railroad as many as 65 trains ran per day.

Railroads

 WHAT IS ROGER THAT?

Roger Sanchez has been apart of the Raton Museum family for over 20 years. His knowledge of Raton, Colfax County and the surrounding area has been a great asset to not only The Raton Museum but also to the thousands of visitors he has greeted at the Museum over the years.

Roger wants to share more of his knowledge with you! “ROGER THAT” is a series of posts featuring fun facts, history and trivia about Raton and the surrounding area. Please check back for new installments of ROGER THAT!