RailPictures.Net Photo: DRGW 488 Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Steam 2-8-2 at Antonito, Colorado by Kevin Madore
 
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Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (more..)
Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
Hangman's Trestle (MP 285.9) (more..)
Antonito, Colorado, USA (more..)
October 21, 2012
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DRGW 488 (more..)
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Steam and Sagebrush: Sunrise at Hangman's Trestle. Rio Grande Locomotive 488 races westbound across Hangman's Trestle at track speed, hauling loads of steel pipe, destined for the gas fields in Northern New Mexico. Loads of this type tended to make for a fairly long train, as idler flats were typically required to accommodate lengths of pipe that were often longer than the gondolas used to carry them. A Lerro Productions Charter.
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