Rocky Mountain Division Local Train Brief


Train: No. 1049-1050 Butte-Drummond Turnaround Local 3rd & 4th Subs


Frequency: Daily except Sunday (winter operation).

Tuesday Thursday Saturday


Purpose: Local switch service between Butte & Drummond. Delivers cars to UPRR at Silver Bow. Handles cars for Butte Industries from Garrison. Interchanges cars with MILW RD at Deer lodge.


Traffic Handled: Cars for Stauffer Chemical at Silver Bow, Garrison Phosphate, Cominco American Phosphate and Relyea Phosphate and other local work Butte to Drummond.


Schedule: Depart Butte 11:00 AM, arrives Drummond 5:00 PM. Departs Drummond 6:00 PM, arrives Butte 11:00 PM.


Terminal Handling: Lined up to station order at Butte. Butte to Drummond sets out at Garrison or Drummond for pick up.


Head End Grouping: Station order Butte to Drummond.


Miles: 140.6 Butte to Drummond and return.


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