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Pure Rio Grande through August 08, 1988 prior to SP absorption.
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Photo ID: 776540

Rio Grande Alco PA-1 #6011 and F7B #5712 slowly accelerate from Denver Union Station with the southbound Royal Gorge on November 15, 1958. Photo from my slide collection, photographer Lou Schmitz.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Alco PA-1
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 6011
Train ID: Royal Gorge
Photo Date: November 15, 1958


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By: Roger Lalonde

Added: Jul 12, 2021

Views: 5,524
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Photo ID: 776454

When UP and MP merged, a decision was made to pull most through traffic off the former MP line to Pueblo. That reduction was offset by Rio Grande (and later SP) trains running on rights between P... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Bison, Kansas, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3118
Train ID: Trackage rights frei
Photo Date: April 17, 1987


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By: David Harris

Added: Jul 11, 2021

Views: 1,466
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Photo ID: 763234

I Love the Smell of Metal Grinding in the Morning

Viewed from the Dutch door, the rear end brakeman on a Rio Grande rail grinding train watches dome-observation Silver Sky p... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Caboose
Location: Kyune, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 01502
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 22, 1983


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Feb 14, 2021

Views: 6,415
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Photo ID: 762878

With five assorted GP’s for power, a westbound Rio Grande manifest escapes the cloud cover just before ducking under Interstate 70 at Mack, Colorado.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Mack, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3128
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 20, 1983


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Feb 11, 2021

Views: 2,486
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Photo ID: 755485

The sun is setting both literally and figuratively on the Rio Grande Zephyr in this view on the Dotsero Cutoff at Dell, Colorado. When it gets to Denver, the RGZ will cease to exist,... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD F9(A)
Location: Dell, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5771
Train ID: DRGW 18
Photo Date: April 24, 1983


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Nov 27, 2020

Views: 5,913
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Photo ID: 737273

A westbound Rio Grande manifest drops down the western grade of Tennessee Pass. The s-curve at Mitchell was a popular photo spot, easily accessible via Highway 24.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Mitchell, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3109
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 12, 1983


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By: Rudolf Gruetter

Added: May 25, 2020

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Photo ID: 737009

DRGW 3082 leads an eastbound manifest uphill into Belden siding. A downhill helper set waits on the track along the Eagle Mine. View from Highway 24 high above.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40
Location: Minturn, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3082
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 10, 1982


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By: Rudolf Gruetter

Added: May 23, 2020

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Photo ID: 730508

One of the huge losses insofar as scenic lines was the Rio Grande route via Tennessee Pass that carried just enough traffic to keep things interesting. I was working as relief agent at Minturn and... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Minturn, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3111
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 1977


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By: Rick Erben

Added: Mar 29, 2020

Views: 3,441
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Photo ID: 720655

DRGW 5771 leads the Ski Train westbound at Crescent, CO, on Jan 14, 1984.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD F9(A)
Location: Crescent, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5771
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 14, 1984


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By: Timothy Tonge

Added: Dec 25, 2019

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Photo ID: 718958

DRGW 5336 leads westbound freight #187 at Tunnel 1, between Clay and Plainview, CO, on Feb 4, 1984.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD45
Location: Plainview, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5336
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 04, 1984


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By: Timothy Tonge

Added: Dec 07, 2019

Views: 2,233
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Photo ID: 718903

DRGW 5364 leads eastbound train #100 at Plainview, CO, on Jan 7, 1984.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40T-2
Location: Plainview, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5364
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 07, 1984


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By: Timothy Tonge

Added: Dec 06, 2019

Views: 3,435
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Photo ID: 711953

I was just a kid and using my father's Voigtlander camera on occasion. We were fortunate to see Rio Grande No.1, the "Royal Gorge", as it made its scheduled stop in the depths of the Ark... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Alco PA-1
Location: Royal Gorge, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: No. 1
Photo Date: July, 1960


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By: Rick Erben

Added: Oct 05, 2019

Views: 7,557
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Photo ID: 709493

Leaving Phippsburg for the Energy Mine, Rio Grande Train 701 is about to duck under Colorado Route 131.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD50
Location: Phippsburg, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5503
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 23, 1985


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Sep 10, 2019

Views: 2,777
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Photo ID: 709404

Rio Grande Train 701 waits to depart the west end of the yard in Phippsburg, Colorado. The train of empty hoppers arrived earlier from Public Service of Colorado’s Cherokee Generation Station in D... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD50
Location: Phippsburg, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5503
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 23, 1985


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Sep 09, 2019

Views: 2,274
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Photo ID: 709297

Rio Grande Train 87 is making track speed as it crosses the Colorado River at McCoy, Colorado. This is the easternmost section of the Dotsero Cutoff.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40
Location: McCoy, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3080
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 23, 1985


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Sep 08, 2019

Views: 2,893
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Favorited: 14
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