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Engine 683

Boiler jacket detail near cab, Engine 683. Denver & Rio Grandee Western Railroad 2-8-0 built in 1890 by Baldwin Locomotive Works.

Engine 683, which is the only surviving D&RGW standard gauge steam locomotive, was sold to the San Louis Valley Southern Railway in 1947 and purchased by the museum in 1962. [GPL].

Other views of 683

References

Colorado Railroad Museum Guide to Exhibits. Golden, Colorado, 2006.

The Colorado Railroad Museum


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