Oversize load: On the afternoon of August 11, 2004, Denver and Rio Grande Western GP30 No. 3011 is on its way to the Colorado railroad Museum on the streets. With no outside rail connection, the l... (more)
Street running! Well, not really, but Denver and Rio Grande Western GP30 No. 3011 is on its way to the Colorado railroad Museum on the streets. With no outside rail connection, the locomotive was ... (more)
A Rio Grande freight with three GP30s and two GP35s for power departs Provo for Salt Lake City. This Kodachrome transparency is one of my very first, shot in Oct. 1973 with a new Russian made Cosm... (more)
The Rio Grande hauled several carloads of pipe for a natural gas pipeline project for Kern River in Utah's Goshen Valley. A pair of GP30s and two GP40s haul the heavy train along the foothills of ... (more)
Sperry Rail Service employees give their track detector car a good bath while a Rio Grande manifest makes a pickup at Provo Yard.
Rio Grande's Salina Local departs Provo Yard for a journey down the Marysvale Branch at Thistle. Two box cars and a long cut of bulkhead flats will be set out at the wallboard plant in Sigurd, Uta... (more)
Switchers 3011 3013 139 138 wait for their next duties at East Roper Yard in September 1985. GP30 3011 is currently under restoration at the Colorado Railroad Museum.