C & H Railroad

Welcome Aboard-

The web site of the C & H Railroad, a twelve inch gauge line situated along the historic Oregon Trail in Northeastern Kansas dedicated to the preservation and operation of Ottaway steam locomotives, rolling stock and related railroad memorabilia.

Featured Articles-

C & H Engineering-

Here on the C & H we do most of our own fabriction. . . >>>


Spring Steamup 2013-

Celebrating 10 years of C & H opeartion . . . >>>


C & H Santa-

Santa arrives on track number one . . . >>>


Ottaways of the past-

From the dusty C & H archives - trains from the golden age of Ottaway steam . . . >>>


Turntable Construction-

Turntable Construction Project at the C & H . . . >>>


Ottaway Restoration-

Ottaway restoration activity at the C & H . . . >>>


Richard Smith 1936-2011-

Longtime C & H chief telegrapher ... read more


Harold Chance 1921-2010-

Richard “Harold” Chance began Chance Manufacturing ... read more