Denver & Rio Grande

Locomotive History

Last Update: 09/03/2000
Road: Denver & Rio Grande Road #: 463
From: 1903 To: 1924 Class: 125 Gauge: N
Acquired: New Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 21788, 1903 Wt: 136650 Tract. Eff.: 27000
Wheel Arr.: 2-8-2 Cylinders: 17x22 Drivers: 40.00
Disposition: Re-classified
Photographs: OP-7587, D&RGW 463, 06/03/23, Chama, NM, Perspective: 3/4L
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Notes:
Road: Denver & Rio Grande Western Road #: 463
From: 1924 To: 1955 Class: K27 Gauge: N
Acquired: Used Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 21788, 1903 Wt: 136650 Tract. Eff.: 27000
Wheel Arr.: 2-8-2 Cylinders: 17x22 Drivers: 40.00
Disposition: Sold to Gene Autrey, 5/1955

Photographs: p 136 [1], p 481 [2], p 153 [7], p 121 [8]

  • OP-7588, D&RGW 463, 09/05/36, Montrose, CO, Perspective: 3/4R
  • OP-7589, D&RGW 463, 09/05/36, Montrose, CO, near head-on view
  • OP-7590, D&RGW 463, 07/05/37, Alamosa, CO, Perspective: 3/4R, stored, parts missing
  • OP-7591, D&RGW 463, 09/01/40, Ridgway, CO, Perspective: 3/4L, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-7592, D&RGW 463, 08/13/50, Durango, CO, Perspective: 3/4L, has wedge plow
  • OP-8082, D&RGW 463, 09/05/36, Montrose, CO, westbound, Freight, 37 cars, 10 mph, leaving Montrose
  • OP-8083, D&RGW 463, 06/11/42, Peak, CO, southbound, Freight, 8 cars, near Peak, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-8084, D&RGW 463, 06/11/42, Sams, CO, southbound, Freight, 8 cars, below Sams, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-8085, D&RGW 463, 06/11/42, Leonard, CO, southbound, Freight, 8 cars, below Leonard, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-8086, D&RGW 463, 06/11/42, Placerville, CO, southbound, Freight, 8 cars, near Placerville, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-8087, D&RGW 463, 06/11/42, Placerville, CO, northbound, Freight, 9 cars, leaving Placerville, on the Rio Grande Southern, 8 outfit cars and caboose
  • OP-8088, D&RGW 463, 09/23/43, Fall Creek, CO, southbound, Freight, 25 cars, above Fall Creek, on the Rio Grande Southern, 462 in train
  • OP-8089, D&RGW 463, 09/23/43, Sawpit, CO, southbound, Freight, 25 cars, near Sawpit, on the Rio Grande Southern, 462 in train
  • OP-8090, D&RGW 463, 09/23/43, Ophir, CO, southbound, Freight, 25 cars, distant view in the Ophir Loop area, on the Rio Grande Southern, 462 in train
  • OP-8091, D&RGW 463, 09/23/43, Ophir, CO, southbound, Freight, 25 cars, crossing Ophir trestle, on the Rio Grande Southern, 462 helping but not shown
  • OP-8092, D&RGW 463, 09/24/43, Trout Lake, CO, northbound, Freight, 25 cars, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-8093, D&RGW 463, 09/24/43, Matterhorn, CO, northbound, Freight, 25 cars, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-8094, D&RGW 463, 09/24/43, Ophir, CO, northbound, Freight, 25 cars, rear view on trestle, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-8095, D&RGW 463, 09/30/47, Durango, CO, Silverton Mixed, 13 cars, Train #461, north of Durango
  • OP-8096, D&RGW 463, 09/30/47, Hermosa, CO, Silverton Mixed, 13 cars, Train #461
  • OP-8097, D&RGW 463, 09/30/47, Rockwood, CO, Silverton Mixed, 13 cars, Train #461, near Rockwood
  • OP-8098, D&RGW 463, 09/30/47, Rockwood, CO, Silverton Mixed, 13 cars, Train #461, near Rockwood, Silver Vista coach at rear
  • OP-8099, D&RGW 463, 10/02/47, Carbon Junction, CO, westbound, Freight, 14 cars, near Carbon Junction, on the Farmington Branch
  • OP-8100, D&RGW 463, 10/06/50, Hesperus, CO, southbound, Freight, 27 cars, near Hesperus, on the Rio Grande Southern
  • OP-8101, D&RGW 463, 10/06/50, Porter, CO, southbound, Freight, 27 cars, near Porter, on the Rio Grande Southern
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Notes: to Gene Autry, to City of Antonito, 1972, being restored by C&TS RR, 1992 [20]
 
 

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