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Photo ID: 523821

Rear brake. Brakeman Mike Nichols mans the hand brakes while protecting the rear of his chartered D&RGW freight as the train backs to pick up passengers after a photo run-by at the Animas H... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Tacoma, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Extra 478
Photo Date: February 22, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Mar 20, 2015

Views: 6,359
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Photo ID: 523668

The "Sports Model". Showing off her distinctive Alco, nose-mounted air pumps, and sporting a vee plow that looks just a little big for her, Denver & Rio Grande Western Locomotive... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Tacoma, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Extra 478
Photo Date: February 21, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Mar 18, 2015

Views: 3,998
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Photo ID: 523247

Through the Rockies, not around them. So proclaimed the motto of the Denver & Rio Grande, later known as the Denver & Rio Grande Western. In order to accomplish that goal, the D&RGW laid ... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Photo Charter
Photo Date: February 22, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Mar 16, 2015

Views: 4,942
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Photo ID: 522841

Taking it slow.... D&RGW Locomotive #478 slowly eases a late afternoon Silverton Mixed around the horseshoe curve, on the High Line in Rockwood, CO. Her engineer has her doing about 5 mph... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Photo Charter
Photo Date: February 22, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Mar 12, 2015

Views: 4,021
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Favorited: 32

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Photo ID: 522727

The Silverton. The throaty bark of a D&RGW K-28 Locomotive echos off the nearby hills as she struggles up the 2.5% grade between Hermosa and Rockwood, CO with an early morning Silverton Tra... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Hermosa, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Photo Charter
Photo Date: February 21, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Mar 12, 2015

Views: 5,139
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Favorited: 29

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Photo ID: 509296

"Through the weeds not around them". That was a parody of the DRGW's old advertising slogan, "through the Rockies not around them", dreamed up by DRGW engineer Andy Payne, probably while running ... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Durango, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September, 1965


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By: John West

Added: Dec 05, 2014

Views: 7,814
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Photo ID: 489016

Southbound out of Silverton. With the Aspens just starting to pop on the nearby hillsides, D&RGW #478 leaves Silverton, Colorado with a mixed train bound for Durango. The 478 is one of thr... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Silverton, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Mixed Extra 478
Photo Date: September 25, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jul 10, 2014

Views: 4,015
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Favorited: 22

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Photo ID: 423955

Eastbound Silverton Mixed. A D&RGW K-28 leads a mixed freight along the icy Animas River, on the eastbound run from Silverton to Durango. This train has just taken water at a location kno... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Tacoma, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Extra 478
Photo Date: February 22, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Feb 05, 2013

Views: 3,527
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Favorited: 24

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Photo ID: 423826

The "Sports Model". Looking positively resplendent in her green boiler jacket, and sporting the old D&RGW "toilet seat" herald, Locomotive 478 hauls a fast passenger train across the high s... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Tacoma, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Extra 478
Photo Date: February 21, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Feb 04, 2013

Views: 4,312
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Favorited: 30

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Photo ID: 410520

The aspens across the Animas River are a golden yellow and the snow-capped San Juan Mountains loom in the distance as Denver & Rio Grande Western 2-8-2 478 brings a five-car passenger train slowly... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Needleton, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Fall Photo Train
Photo Date: September 24, 2011


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By: Christopher Blaszczyk

Added: Sep 29, 2012

Views: 3,843
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Photo ID: 400646

DRGW 478 is about to go for a spin on the turntable during a night photo session 8/20/11.

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Durango, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 20, 2011


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By: Drew Mitchem

Added: Jun 15, 2012

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Photo ID: 394894

Perfect Plumage. Engineer Bill Colley wraps a gorgeous gray plume around the point as he brings his mixed freight east (compass west....LOL!) onto the famous High Line Horseshoe Curve in Ro... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Winter Photo Train
Photo Date: February 20, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Apr 11, 2012

Views: 4,169
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Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 394802

Steamscape - Shalona Lake. The stillness of a snowy winter morning in the San Juan Foothills is shattered by the explosive stack talk of a D&RGW K-28 as it claws its way along the rock ledg... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Winter Photo Train
Photo Date: February 20, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Apr 10, 2012

Views: 5,214
Comments: 7

Favorited: 54

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Photo ID: 394685

Eastbound San Juan. The Denver & Rio Grande Western's "San Juan New Mexico Express" runs south (railroad east) along the icy Animas River at Tefft, on a cold February afternoon. Before th... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Needleton, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Photo Charter
Photo Date: February 21, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Apr 09, 2012

Views: 3,827
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Favorited: 26

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Photo ID: 394610

Eastbound Silverton Mixed. A D&RGW Mixed Freight lifts the pops as she slowly transits the High Line toward Rockwood Colorado on a chilly winter morning. The train depicted here is typica... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Photo Charter
Photo Date: February 22, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Apr 09, 2012

Views: 6,062
Comments: 0

Favorited: 37

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