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    • Rio Grande diesel 6551, etc., passes S.F. tr. 31, engine 3905, at Sedalia

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western diesel locomotive 6551 passes Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe railroad train 31 with a tender and steam locomotive 3905 at Sedalia (Douglas County), Colorado. A railroad worker stands near the steam locomotive. Frame...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Sedalia (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Diesel locomotives--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1952 March 30
    • Crested Butte, Colo.

    • View of Colorado Fuel and Iron Company coke ovens and Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad box cars on tracks in Crested Butte (Gunnison County), Colorado. Houses and commercial buildings are near the coke ovens, and snow is on the summit of...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Coke-ovens--Colorado--Crested Butte--1950-1960.; Crested Butte (Colo. : Mountain)--1950-1960.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 April
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Limestone Quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2) with a consist of a tender, caboose, and gondola cars, vents smoke by a pile of limestone at the Colorado Fuel & Iron Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Corporation--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • Denver & Rio Grande Webster R.R., U.S. Army diesel 4700N Bondad, Colo.

    • U.S. Army diesel llocomotive 4700N is on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks near Bondad, on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation in southwestern Colorado. The consist includes flatbed cars with lumber or railroad ties and boxcars. Shows...
    • United States. Army--Equipment & supplies--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Bondad (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Southern Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Bondad--1950-1960.
    • 1954 February 24
    • Denver & Rio Grande Western R.R., U.S. Army diesel 4700N U.A. Army diesel 4700N, below,...

    • U.S. Army diesel 4700N, with freight cars, is on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks near Carbon Junction (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows the freight train in a valley beside the Animas River. Rolling hills are in the distance.
    • United States. Army.--Equipment & supplies--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1950-1960.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.
    • 1954 February 24
    • Rio Grande 1224 & 1526 ready to couple at Burnham, 12:50 P.M.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western steam locomotives 1224 (4-8-2) and 1526 (4-8-2) are in the Burnham Yard in Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the tenders reads: "Rio Grande."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1950 March 19
    • Std. R.G. locos 2-8-8-2 3618 & freight leaving eastward, La Veta, Colo.

    • A Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company freight train leaves La Veta (Huerfano County), Colorado. Locomotive 3618 vents smoke. Snow flanks the tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; La Veta (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--La Veta--1950-1960.; Snow--Colorado--La Veta--1950-1960.
    • 1951 April 1
    • D&RGW, Aztec, N.M. (2-8-2) 495.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives 495 (2-8-2) with freight cars loaded with pipe, vents smoke at the depot in Aztec (San Juan County), New Mexico. A sedan automobile is parked by the depot.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Aztec (N.M.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Aztec--1950-1960.; Railroad stations--New Mexico--Aztec--1950-1960.; Railroads--New Mexico--Aztec--1950-1960.
    • 1953 February
    • D&RGW leaving Ouray 318 and 7 car freight log, past turn table 318 (2-8-0).

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 318 (2-8-0), with a coal tender and gondola cars, leaves Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado; shows a turntable, snow, steam or fog, and mountains.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Ouray (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Ouray--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Ouray--1950-1960.; Turntables (Railroads)--Colorado--Ouray--1950-1960.
    • 1952 April 17
    • Leaving Russell 2-8-8-2 3607 coming with freight.

    • A Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company train leaves Russell (Huerfano County), Colorado. Locomotive #3607 vents smoke.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Russell (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Russell--1950-1960.
    • 1951 April
    • D&RGW, La Veta, Colo. std. frt. (4-8-4) 1706 & frt. arriving yard.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 1706 (4-8-4) with a coal tender and boxcars, vents smoke at La Veta (Huerfano County), Colorado. Snow covers the ground.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; La Veta (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--La Veta--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--La Veta--1950-1960.
    • 1951 April 1
    • D&RGW, Alamosa, Colo. standard gauge (4-8-4) 1701, narrow gauge (2-8-2) 476.

    • View of Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado; shows Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives 476 (2-8-2 narrow gauge) and 1701 4-8-4 (standard gauge), boxcars, and smoke.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1950 October
    • D&RGW Ouray, Colo., looking past 318 (tender toward) end of line 318 (2-8-0).

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 318 (2-8-0), with a coal tender, in Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado; shows a building, a refuse pile, and stock loading chutes.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Ouray (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Ouray--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Ouray--1950-1960.
    • 1952 April 17
    • D&RGW mixed gauges, Alamosa, Colorado narrow gauge (2-8-7) 481, standard gauge (2-8-0) 1136.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company mixed gauge locomotives vent smoke, by storage tanks and the roundhouse, in the yard at Alamosa (Alamosa County) Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1956
    • D&RGW, south Alamosa, Colo. caboose 0500 fore, 496, 491 (2-8-2s), passing in background.

    • View of caboose number 0500 near Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. A freight train pulled by locomotives 496 and 491 (2-8-2's) and a billboard are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1950 December
    • D&RGW Wahkanah (sic) Mill, north of Ouray, Colo. 318 (2-8-0) 8-car frt. on trestle.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 318 (2-8-0), with a consist of gondola and freight cars, vents steam on a trestle 3/4 of a mile north of Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows the remains of the foundation of the Silvershield Mill (Wanakah...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Ouray (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Ouray--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Ouray--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Ouray--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 April 17
    • D&RGW, Silverton, Colo.

    • Men, women and children passengers and railfans stand on or near Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 478 (2-8-2) and passenger and freight cars in Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows frame buildings and utility...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Silverton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.; Passengers--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.
    • 1955 August
    • D&RGW, La Veta, Colo., "San Luis" train, Alamosa - Pueblo 800 (4-6-2).

    • View of the passenger train the "San Luis," with Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 800 and a baggage car, in the yard in La Veta (Huerfano County) Colorado. A man stands in snow to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; La Veta (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--La Veta--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--La Veta--1950-1960.
    • 1951 April 1
    • D&RGW, Mears Jct, Colo. wyeing 497, Mears Jct, fr. west switch.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 497 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow, vents smoke by a derail sign at Mears Junction (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a man, a bridge, snow, and a semaphore switch.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Mears Junction (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Mears Junction--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Mears Junction--1950-1960.
    • 1950 February 16
    • D&RGW narrow gauge tank car, UTLX 88167, Oriental Refinery standard gauge VENX 764 at left.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company narrow gauge tank car, UTLX 88155, and standard gauge, VENX 764, sit at the Oriental Oil Company Refinery at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad tank cars--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1951 January
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 478, plow front, broad at Antonito, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 478 (2-8-0), with a push plow, and passenger coach, vents smoke and steam at Antonito (Conejos County), Colorado. A sedan automobile is to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Antonito (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Antonito--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Antonito--1950-1960.
    • 1950 December 31
    • D&RGW Durango, Colo. 497, 496, 473 (2-8-2s) in yard, west of n. h.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives 497, 496, 473 (2-8-2's) sit in the yard in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows hills and buildings.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Durango (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.
    • 1952 August 6
    • D&RGW Ridgway, Colo. coming headon past depot 318 (2-8-0).

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 318 (2-8-0), with a consist of livestock cars, vents smoke at the shingle sided depot in Ridgway (Ouray County), Colorado. Signs read: "Ridgway," and "Rio Grande Royal Gorge Moffat Tunnel Scenic Line of the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Ridgway (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Ridgway--1950-1960.
    • 1951 October
    • Mixed gauge, Montrose yard standard gauge 2-8-2 1202 switching n.g. box, Montrose, Colo.

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 1202 switches narrow gauge boxcars in the yard at Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Lettering on the box cars reads: "D&RGW 3133" and "Rio Grande."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Montrose (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Montrose--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Montrose--1950-1960.; Railroad shops &...
    • 1952 April 16
    • D&RGW, Montrose, Colo. narrow gauge (2-8-0) 318 passing 784 (4-6-0) standard gauge.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 318 (narrow gauge) passes locomotive 784 (standard gauge) at Montrose (Montrose County) Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Montrose (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Montrose--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Montrose--1950-1960.
    • 1951 August 20
    • D&RGW depot at Sargent [sic], Colo.

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Western depot at Sargents (Saguache County), Colorado; buildings and snow are nearby.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Sargents (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Sargents--1950-1960.
    • 1955 May 2
    • D&RGW Conejos River bridge near Antonito, Colo. (2-8-2) 493, 499.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives 493 and 499 (2-8-2's) with a consist of boxcars and tank cars, vent smoke on the Conejos River bridge near Antonito (Conejos County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Conejos County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Conejos County--1950-1960.
    • 1956 or 1957
    • D&RGW, Cebolla, Colo. 278 and stock train Sapinero Br.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 278, with a consist of livestock cars, vents smoke near Cebolla (Gunnison County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Cebolla (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Cebolla--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Cebolla--1950-1960.
    • 1952 September 26
    • D&RGW standard gauge 2-8-0 1195, narrow gauge caboose 0585, Salida, Colo. annual Santa Claus...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive #1195 and narrow gauge caboose #0585 wait in the yard at Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "1195" and "Rio Grande." Lettering on the caboose reads:...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Salida (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Tenderfoot Hill (Chaffee County, Colo.); Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Salida--1950-1960.; Railroad shops &...
    • 1955 December
    • D&RGW, Leadville, Colo. 634 (2-8-0) broadside.

    • Broadside view of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 634, (standard gauge) with its coal tender, at Leadville (Lake County) Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.
    • 1951 April
    • D&RGW view of yard Sargent [sic], Colo.

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Western yard at Sargents (Saguache County), Colorado; shows tracks, the depot, a water tank, a truck, a hay mowing machine, storefronts, and frame and log buildings.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Sargents (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad facilities--Colorado--Sargents--1950-1960.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Sargents--1950-1960.
    • 1955 May 2
    • D&RGW eastbound near Iola, Colo. 278 (2-8-0).

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 278 (2-8-0), with a consist of gondola and freight cars, vents smoke near Iola (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows hayfields, hills, a farm house, and a sign: "Iola."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Iola (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Iola--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Iola--1950-1960.
    • 1951 September 24
    • D&RGW roundhouse Gunnison, Colo.

    • View of the abandoned Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company roundhouse and turntable at Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Gunnison (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Gunnison--1950-1960.; Railroad round houses--Colorado--Gunnison--1950-1960.
    • 1955
    • D&RGW at Narrow Gauge Hotel, south Alamosa, Colo. (2-8-0) 346, caboose 0500, (2-8-2) 476...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 346 (2-8-0), a coal tender, and "Mount Blanca and Western" caboose 0500 sit on display at the Narrow Gauge Motel in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Locomotive 476 (2-8-2) with a coal tender passes in the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1952 April
    • D&RGW, Sapinero, Colo. 278 (2-8-0).

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 278 (2-8-0), with a coal and water tender and a boxcar, vents smoke at Sapinero (Gunnison County), Colorado. A caboose and hills are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Sapinero (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Sapinero--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Sapinero--1950-1960.
    • 1951 September 24
    • D&RGW, Alamosa, Colo. standard gauge (2-8-0) 1136, water tank, coaling trestle, water...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 1136 (standard gauge 2-8-0), vents steam at Alamosa (Alamosa County) Colorado, by a water tank, water standpipe, oil tank, and coaling trestle.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad shops & yards--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1956
    • D&RGW Coal dock, Alamosa, Colo. from s.e.

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company coal dock (coaling station) at Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows an inclined wooden trestle like structure with coal cars on top.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Coaling-stations--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad facilities--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • between 1950 and 1955
    • D&RGW on Baldwin Branch 278 (2-8-0).

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 278 (2-8-0) with a push snowplow, coal tender and gondola cars, on the Baldwin Branch in Baldwin (Gunnison County), Colorado. Men shovel snow and a use an ice pick.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Baldwin (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Baldwin--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Baldwin--1950-1960.; Snow--Colorado--Colorado--Baldwin--1950-1960.
    • 1950 February 28
    • D&RGW, Alamosa, Colo. standard gauge (2-8-0) 1161 and Baldwin diesel switcher 73.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 1161 (standard gauge 2-8-0), a coal tender, and a Baldwin diesel switcher at Alamosa (Alamosa County) Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.
    • 1956

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