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    • C&S wreck

    • Wreck, with Colorado & Southern 309 on wreck train. Photographed: Site unknown, 1917.
    • Locomotives--1910-1920.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1917.; Railroad accidents.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroad accidents.
    • 1917
    • Train wreck, Platte Canon, Colorado and Southern

    • Scene of a Colorado and Southern Railway train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Passengers stand and walk along the tracks. Rock outcrops and brush cover a slope at the shore of the north fork of the South Platte River.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Passengers--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Wreck car #700 at Central Loop

    • View of Denver Tramway Company wreck car number 700 at the Central Loop (between Arapahoe, Lawrence, and 15th (Fifteenth) Streets) in downtown Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the side of the car reads: "Wreck Car."
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1924
    • D&RGW wreck, engine number 603, engine type 2-8-0

    • With cab torn off, after wreck. Photographed: Denver, Colo., 1917.
    • Locomotives--1910-1920.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1917.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1917
    • C&S wreck

    • Wreck; shows two cranes. Photographed: Westminster, Colo., October 18, 1926.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1926.; Railroad accidents.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Westminster.
    • 1926
    • C&S wreck, engine number 645, engine type 2-8-0

    • Photographed: Stored in Denver after wreck, May 1, 1927.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1927.; Railroad accidents.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1927
    • D&RGW wreck

    • Wreck of the "San Juan", 3 cars derailed by snowslide; parlor car "Durango" on its side beside the track. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1948.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--New Mexico--Toltec.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1948
    • D&RGW wreck

    • "San Juan" wreck, distant view of coaches 327, 319, after snowslide carried them down the hill, on February 11, 1948. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1948.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--New Mexico--Toltec.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1948
    • CRI&P wreck

    • Wreck; after runaway. Photographed: at Colorado Springs, Colo., May 9, 1938.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1938.; Railroad accidents.; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Rail Road Co.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Colorado Springs.
    • 1938
    • UP wreck, engine number 1315, engine type 4-6-0

    • After a wreck. Photographed: at Denver, Colo., April 26, 1919.
    • Locomotives--1910-1920.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1919.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1919
    • CRI&P wreck

    • Wreck; after runaway. Photographed: Colorado Springs, Colo., May 9, 1938.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1938.; Railroad accidents.; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Rail Road Co.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Colorado Springs.
    • 1938
    • CB&Q wreck, engine number 5084, engine type 2-8-2

    • On its side after wreck. Photographed: near Keenesburg, Colo., January 3, 1937.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1937.; Railroad accidents.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Keenesburg.
    • 1937
    • AT&SF wreck

    • Wrecked cars, wreck train in distance. Photographed: near Castle Rock, Colo., June 28, 1932.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1932.; Railroad accidents.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Castle Rock.
    • 1932
    • AT&SF wreck

    • Tender of engine 3822 after wreck. Photographed: near Castle Rock, Colo., June 28, 1932.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1932.; Railroad accidents.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Castle Rock.
    • 1932
    • AT&SF wreck

    • Scattered freight cars after wreck. Photographed: near Castle Rock, Colo., June 28, 1932.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1932.; Railroad accidents.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Castle Rock.
    • 1932
    • CB&Q wreck, engine number 5086

    • After wreck. Photographed: near Keenesburg, Colo., January 3, 1937.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1937.; Railroad accidents.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Keenesburg.
    • 1937
    • AT&SF wreck

    • Colorado & Southern wreck crane 99001 and tender of engine 3822. Photographed: near Castle Rock, Colo., June 28, 1932.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1932.; Railroad accidents.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Castle Rock.
    • 1932
    • CB&Q wreck, engine number 5086

    • After wreck. Photographed: near Keenesburg, Colorado., January 3, 1937.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1937.; Railroad accidents.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Keenesburg.
    • 1937
    • DMIR wreck, engine number 224, engine type 2-8-8-4

    • After runaway and wreck, while leased to Denver & Rio Grande Western. Photographed: at Fireclay, Colo., February 7, 1943.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1943.; Railroad accidents.; Duluth, Missabe, and Iron Range Railway.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Fireclay.
    • 1943
    • DMIR wreck, engine number 224, engine type 2-8-8-4

    • After runaway ans wreck, while leased to Denver & Rio Grande Western. Photographed: at Fireclay, Colo., February 7, 1943.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1943.; Railroad accidents.; Duluth, Missabe, and Iron Range Railway.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Fireclay.
    • 1943
    • C&S wreck, engine number 643, engine type 2-8-0

    • Wrecked; engine on its side. Photographed: Westminster, Colo., October 18, 1926.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1926.; Railroad accidents.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Westminster.
    • 1926
    • Glendive train wreck

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad wreck at Glendive (Dawson County), Montana; shows the wreckage of the day coach, smoker, and mail cars.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Glendive (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.; Railroads--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.
    • 1908 August 11
    • D&RGW wreck

    • Car "Durango" beside track, after snowslide; "Phantom Curve". Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1948.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Conejos County.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1948
    • A train wreck causing s[ix]teen hours delay

    • A view of the site of an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe train wreck. Men inspect a damaged wheel assembly. Shows a work train with a box car and an idler car, and a box car without a wheel assembly.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1900-1920.; Railroad accidents--1900-1920.; Railroad freight cars--1900-1920.; Railroads--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • D&RGW wreck

    • Car "Durango", beside track, after snowslide. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1948.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--New Mexico--Toltec.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1948
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado & Southern

    • View of train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River with a pile of rough timber nearby. People stand by the train to inspect...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • D&RGW wreck

    • Cars 327 and 319, at bottom of hill, after snowslide carried them down, on February 11, 1948. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1948.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--New Mexico--Toltec.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1948
    • RGS narrow gauge wreck, engine number 40

    • In wrecked condition; three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: at Hesperus, Colo., September 21, 1943.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1943.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Hesperus.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1943
    • RGS narrow gauge wreck, engine number 40

    • In wrecked condition; left side view of engine. Photographed: at Hesperus, Colo., September 21, 1943.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1943.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Hesperus.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1943
    • RGS narrow gauge wreck, engine number 455

    • 455 and cars, wrecked; after November 1943 runaway. Photographed: near Peak, Colo., June 19, 1944.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1944.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Peak.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1944
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • View of a train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River; a group of bystanders stands near the train surrounded by wreckage. The...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • RGS narrow gauge wreck, engine number 455

    • Wrecked, after November, 1943 runaway. Photographed: near Peak, Colo., June 19, 1944.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1944.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Peak.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1944
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • Men stand and observe the damage of a Colorado and Southern Railway train wreck on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. The chassis is seen at the side of a ripped open passenger car with...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • RGS narrow gauge wreck, engine number 455

    • Wrecked; after November 1943 runaway, bottom view of engine, on its side. Photographed: near Peak, Colo., June 19, 1944.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1944.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Peak.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1944
    • UP wreck

    • Cars, derailed. Photographed: at Gilcrest, Colo., March 27, 1961. This occurred on March 23, 1961, in Gilcrest, Colorado, when #18 Portland Rose struck a truck in Gilcrest.  The lead engine is Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific #34A (EMD E9),...
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1961.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilcrest.
    • March 27, 1961
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • View of train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River with a pile of rough timber nearby. People stand by the train to inspect...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 01
    • D&RGW wreck, engine number 498

    • Damaged by derailment on Cumbres Pass; engine only. Photographed: Cumbres, Colo., May 30, 1960.
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Cumbres.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1960
    • RGS narrow gauge wreck, engine number 455

    • Wrecked; after November, 1943 runaway. Photographed: near Peak, Colo., June 19, 1944.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1944.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Peak.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1944
    • UP wreck, engine number 03039

    • Wrecker. Photographed: at Denver, Colo., July 1918.
    • Locomotives--1910-1920.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1918.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1918
    • D&RGW wreck

    • "San Juan", after snowslide at "Phantom Curve"; shows car "Durango" near track, and coaches 327 and 319 far below, slide occurred February 11, 1948. Photographed: near Toltec, N.M., February 15, 1948.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1948.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--New Mexico--Toltec.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1948
    • D&RGW wreck, engine number 498

    • After derailment on Cumbres Pass; engine only. Photographed: Cumbres, Colo., May 30, 1960.
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Cumbres.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1960
    • UP wreck, engine number 1312, engine type 4-6-0

    • Badly damaged after collision, three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Denver, Colo., 1917.
    • Locomotives--1910-1920.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1917.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1917
    • D&RGW wreck, engine number 498 and engine number 497

    • After derailment on Cumbres Pass; stored without tenders. Photographed: Cumbres, Colo., May 30, 1960.
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Cumbres.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1960
    • UP wreck, engine number 1317, engine type 4-6-0

    • With considerable damage. Photographed: at Denver, Colo., April 26, 1919.
    • Locomotives--1910-1920.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1919.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1919
    • UP wreck, engine number 907966

    • Wrecker. Photographed: at Gilcrest, Colo., March 25, 1961.
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1961.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilcrest.
    • 1961
    • C&O wreck

    • Boiler of Engine 1642 after fatal explosion. Photographed: near Hinton, W. Va., July 10, 1953.
    • Locomotives--1950-1960.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1953.; Railroad accidents.; Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--West Virginia--Hinton.
    • 1953
    • UP wreck, engine number 907966

    • Wrecker. Photographed: at Gilcrest, Colo., March 25, 1961.
    • Locomotives--1960-1970.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1961.; Railroad accidents.; Union Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilcrest.
    • 1961
    • D.& R.G. wreck

    • Passengers gather around a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad wreck in probably Colorado. Women, in long skirts, blouses and hats, and men, in suits and derby hats, stand on the railroad tracks or near the derailed passenger cars.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Passengers--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1909, June 27

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