Denver & Rio Grande

Locomotive History

Last Update: 09/03/2000
Road: Denver & Rio Grande Road #: 169
From: 1883 To: 1924 Class: 47 Gauge: N
Acquired: New Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 7028, 1883 Wt: 56550 Tract. Eff.: 11590
Wheel Arr.: 4-6-0 Cylinders: 14x20 Drivers: 45.00
Disposition: Re-classified
Photographs: p 124 [15]
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Notes: Engines 166-171, acquired for passenger service over Cumbres, Marshall, and Veta Passes, and Cerro Summit. [1]
Road: Denver & Rio Grande Western Road #: 169
From: 1924 To: 1941 Class: T12 Gauge: N
Acquired: Used Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 7028, 1883 Wt: 56550 Tract. Eff.: 11590
Wheel Arr.: 4-6-0 Cylinders: 14x20 Drivers: 45.00
Disposition: Donated to Alamosa, 4/12/1941

Photographs: p 70 [3], p 41 [8]

  • OP-7421, D&RGW 169, 04/30/33, Santa Fe, NM, Perspective: 3/4R
  • OP-7422, D&RGW 169, 07/03/38, Alamosa, CO, Perspective: 3/4R, stored, parts missing
  • OP-7423, D&RGW 169, 07/04/38, Alamosa, CO, Perspective: 3/4L, stored, parts missing
  • OP-7760, D&RGW 169, 04/17/33, Santa Fe, NM, Passenger, 3 cars, 30 mph, Train #426, north of Santa Fe
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