RailPictures.Net Photo: DRGW 488 Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Steam 2-8-2 at Chama, New Mexico by Steve Patterson
 
  Login Sign Up 


Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


View Larger Map
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (more..)
Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
Unknown
Chama, New Mexico, USA (more..)
December 20, 1963
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
DRGW 488 (more..)
Unknown
Steve Patterson (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
Having just left Chama, N.M., D&RGW 488 (with a helper on the rear) gets a run at Cumbres grade with the second turn of the day, Dec. 20, 1963. In those days it usually required three trains to get the eastbound cars up to Cumbres Pass to be assembled into one train downgrade on to Alamosa. It was the last winter D&RGW would operate the narrow gauge.
Community Response Photo Comments (0) 
Views: 5,077     Favorited: 16
Since added on December 25, 2013

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
* Views on this page updated in real-time.

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (4)+ Add to Album
New Mexico Trains

Album created by member Emily Kane
Album Views: 5,195
The best in the west
The Golden Age in Color

Album created by member ollie
Album Views: 23,179
Color photos of the golden age of railroading.
Narrow Gauge

Album created by member Pit
Album Views: 84,036
Narrow Gauge Railroads in Colorado and New Mexico
Steam in service

Album created by member ollie
Album Views: 90,232
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

No header data found for this image.



Photo Copyright 2013 Steve Patterson. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2020. All Rights Reserved.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information