RailPictures.Net Photo: CRRX 15462 Canon City and Royal Gorge Railway cab/HEP generator car at Parkdale, Colorado by Mike Danneman
 
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Canon City and Royal Gorge Railway (more..)
cab/HEP generator car (more..)
Former Rio Grande Royal Gorge route (more..)
Parkdale, Colorado, USA (more..)
June 03, 2011
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
CRRX 15462 (more..)
Unknown
Mike Danneman (more..)
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Remarks & Notes 
After completing the roughly 12 mile trip through the Royal Gorge, and a short layover at Parkdale siding, the Canon City and Royal Gorge passenger train heads east at Parkdale, Colorado, on June 3, 2011. The train is piloted by unique cab car, a former Canadian National/VIA Rail steam generator rebuilt into HEP generator No. 15462 that is equipped with a cab. This allows the engineer to switch ends at the end of the run, instead of running the locomotives around the train for the eastbound trip.
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