Denver & Rio Grande

Locomotive History

Last Update: 09/03/2000
Road: Denver & Rio Grande Road #: 1103
From: 1902 To: 1908 Class: 190 Gauge: S
Acquired: New Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 20521, 1902 Wt: 183920 Tract. Eff.: 43200
Wheel Arr.: 2-8-0 Cylinders: 17 & 28x28 Drivers: 55.00
Disposition: D&RG-RGW merger
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Road: Denver & Rio Grande Road #: 1103
From: 1908 To: 1924 Class: 190 Gauge: S
Acquired: Used Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 20521, 1908 Wt: 183920 Tract. Eff.: 43200
Wheel Arr.: 2-8-0 Cylinders: 17 & 28x28 Drivers: 55.00
Disposition: Re-classified/renumbered
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Road: Denver & Rio Grande Western Road #: 1003
From: 1924 To: 1930 Class: C41 Gauge: S
Acquired: Used Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 20521, 1908 Wt: 182000 Tract. Eff.: 40893
Wheel Arr.: 2-8-0 Cylinders: 21x30 Drivers: 55.00
Disposition: Converted to NG, renumbered
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Road: Denver & Rio Grande Western Road #: 497
From: 1930 To: 1981 Class: K37 Gauge: N
Acquired: Used Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 20521, 1908 Wt: 187250 Tract. Eff.: 37100
Wheel Arr.: 2-8-2 Cylinders: 20x24 Drivers: 44.00
Disposition: To D&SNG RR 3/1981

Photographs: p 155 [7], p 169 [8]

  • OP-7741, D&RGW 497, 09/20/36, Sargent, CO, Perspective: 3/4R, on turntable
  • OP-7742, D&RGW 497, 09/20/36, Sargent, CO, Perspective: 3/4L, on turntable
  • OP-7743, D&RGW 497, 05/16/37, Mears Junction, CO, Perspective: LS
  • OP-7744, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Villa Grove, CO, Perspective: 3/4R, at water tank
  • OP-7745, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Villa Grove, CO, Perspective: 3/4R, rear view at water tank
  • OP-7746, D&RGW 497, 01/27/51, Durango, CO, Perspective: 3/4R
  • OP-8970, D&RGW 497, 05/16/37, Poncha Junction, CO, westbound, Freight, 42 cars, 10 mph, above Poncha Junction, 493 helping in train
  • OP-8971, D&RGW 497, 05/16/37, Mears Junction, CO, westbound, Freight, 42 cars, 15 mph, below Mears Junction, 493 helping
  • OP-8972, D&RGW 497, 05/16/37, Mears Junction, CO, westbound, Freight, 42 cars, leaving Mears Junction, 493 helping
  • OP-8973, D&RGW 497, 10/07/45, Mineral Hot Springs, CO, eastbound, Freight, 10 cars, south of Mineral Hot Springs
  • OP-8974, D&RGW 497, 10/07/45, Mineral Hot Springs, CO, eastbound, Freight, 13 cars, leaving Mineral Hot Springs
  • OP-8975, D&RGW 497, 09/09/49, Mineral Hot Springs, CO, eastbound, Freight, 27 cars, north of Mineral Hot Springs
  • OP-8976, D&RGW 497, 09/09/49, Villa Grove, CO, eastbound, Freight, 27 cars
  • OP-8977, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Mears Junction, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, on bridge
  • OP-8978, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Mears Junction, CO, westbound, Freight, 5 cars, doubling Poncha Pass, above Mears Junction
  • OP-8979, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Poncha Pass, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, south of Poncha Pass
  • OP-8980, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Round Hill, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, leaving Round Hill
  • OP-8981, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Round Hill, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, south of Round Hill
  • OP-8982, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Villa Grove, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, near Villa Grove
  • OP-8983, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Villa Grove, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, approaching Villa Grove
  • OP-8984, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Villa Grove, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, beside tank at Villa Grove
  • OP-8985, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Mineral Hot Springs, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, near Mineral Hot Springs
  • OP-8986, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Moffat, CO, westbound, Freight, 10 cars, leaving Moffat
  • OP-8987, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Hooper, CO, westbound, Freight, 23 cars, north of Hooper
  • OP-8988, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Hooper, CO, westbound, Freight, 36 cars, south of Hooper
  • OP-8989, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Mosca, CO, westbound, Freight, 36 cars, south of Mosca
  • OP-8990, D&RGW 497, 04/29/50, Alamosa, CO, westbound, Freight, 36 cars, approaching Alamosa
  • OP-8991, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Alamosa, CO, eastbound, Freight, 45 cars, leaving Alamosa for Salida
  • OP-8992, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Alamosa, CO, eastbound, Freight, 45 cars, north of Alamosa
  • OP-8993, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Mosca, CO, eastbound, Freight, 45 cars, north of Mosca
  • OP-8994, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Hooper, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, near Hooper, has passenger cars for forthcoming Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion
  • OP-8995, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Hooper, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, near Hooper, includes passenger cars for forthcoming excursion
  • OP-8996, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Moffat, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, near Moffat
  • OP-8997, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Villa Grove, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, north of Villa Grove
  • OP-8998, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Round Hill, CO, eastbound, Freight, near Round Hill, note passenger cars for a future excursion
  • OP-8999, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Round Hill, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, near Round Hill
  • OP-9000, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Round Hill, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, near Round Hill
  • OP-9001, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Round Hill, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars
  • OP-9002, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Round Hill, CO, eastbound, Freight, 16 cars, doubling Poncha Pass, near Round Hill
  • OP-9003, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Poncha Pass, CO, eastbound, Freight, 16 cars, near Poncha Pass
  • OP-9004, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Poncha Pass, CO, eastbound, Freight, 15 cars, second trip up Poncha Pass, passenger cars for future excursion
  • OP-9005, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Mears Junction, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, down Poncha Pass, near Mears Junction
  • OP-9006, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Otto, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, on bridge near Otto
  • OP-9007, D&RGW 497, 04/30/50, Poncha Junction, CO, eastbound, Freight, 31 cars, above Poncha Junction
  • OP-9008, D&RGW 497, 1960, Coxo, CO, Excursion, 11 cars, With 498, above Coxo, taken 1960s
  • OP-9009, D&RGW 497, 1960, Coxo, CO, Excursion, 11 cars, With 498, above Coxo, taken 1960s
  • OP-9010, D&RGW 497, 1967, Chama, NM, eastbound, Freight, east of Chama, taken 9/1967
  • OP-9266, D&RGW 497, 05/30/60, Cumbres, CO, Perspective: n/a, After derailment on Cumbres Pass, engine only
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