RailPictures.Net Photo: DRGW 5771 Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad EMD F9(A) at Denver, Colorado by Leo J. Munson
 
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Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (more..)
EMD F9(A) (more..)
Burnham Shops (more..)
Denver, Colorado, USA (more..)
August 29, 1973
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DRGW 5771 (more..)
Unknown
Leo J. Munson (more..)
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Rio Grande F9A 5771 gets serviced in the road's Burnham Shops in Denver, Colorado, on August 29th, 1973. Rio Grande was one of the few railroads (along with Rock Island and Southern Railway) that did not join Amtrak when that carrier was formed in 1971. As such, the Rio Grande - and 5771 - continued in passenger service on the Rio Grande Zephyr, the Denver to Salt Lake City, Utah, segment of the once legendary California Zephyr.
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