RailPictures.Net Photo: DRGW 3099 Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad EMD GP40-2 at Scofield, Utah by James Belmont
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Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (more..)
EMD GP40-2 (more..)
MP 18, Valley Camp, D&RGW Pleasant Valley Branch (more..)
Scofield, Utah, USA (more..)
October 05, 1975
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DRGW 3099 (more..)
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It's not often that an all but abandoned branchline gets a second chance. Rio Grande's Pleasant Valley Branch in Utah was abandoned in the early 1960's and completely rebuilt in 1975 to serve a new coal mine near Scofield. Crews are pictured laying down all new track near the Valley Camp coal mine in Utah's appropriately named 'Carbon' County.
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