Denver & Rio Grande Western

Locomotive History

Last Update: 09/03/2000
Road: Denver & Rio Grande Western Road #: 488
From: 1925 To: 1970 Class: K36 Gauge: N
Acquired: New Name:
Builder: Baldwin, # 58589, 1925 Wt: 187100 Tract. Eff.: 36200
Wheel Arr.: 2-8-2 Cylinders: 20x24 Drivers: 44.00
Disposition: To C&TS 1970

Photographs: p 155 [8]

  • OP-7692, D&RGW 488, 1930, Salida, CO, Perspective: 3/4L
  • OP-7693, D&RGW 488, 07/03/38, Cumbres, CO, Perspective: 3/4L
  • OP-7694, D&RGW 488, 06/15/40, Alamosa, CO, Perspective: 3/4R
  • OP-7695, D&RGW 488, 06/15/40, Alamosa, CO, Perspective: 3/4L
  • OP-7696, D&RGW 488, 10/24/46, Farmington, NM, Perspective: RS
  • OP-7697, D&RGW 488, 03/24/51, Chama, NM, Perspective: 3/4L
  • OP-8705, D&RGW 488, 07/03/38, Cumbres, CO, westbound, Freight, 64 cars, With 485
  • OP-8706, D&RGW 488, 06/16/40, Los Pinos, CO, westbound, Freight, 70 cars, east of Los Pinos, 486 helping in train
  • OP-8707, D&RGW 488, 06/16/40, Cumbres, CO, westbound, Freight, 70 cars, 486 helping
  • OP-8708, D&RGW 488, 06/16/40, Lobato, NM, westbound, Freight, 70 cars, near Lobato
  • OP-8709, D&RGW 488, 10/24/46, Durango, CO, westbound, Freight, 43 cars, for Farmington
  • OP-8710, D&RGW 488, 10/24/46, Durango, CO, westbound, Freight, 43 cars, east of Durango
  • OP-8711, D&RGW 488, 10/24/46, Bondad, CO, westbound, Freight, 43 cars, north of Bondad
  • OP-8712, D&RGW 488, 10/24/46, Bondad, CO, westbound, Freight, 43 cars, south of Bondad, on bridge
  • OP-8713, D&RGW 488, 10/24/46, Aztec, NM, westbound, Freight, 43 cars, leaving Aztec
  • OP-8714, D&RGW 488, 10/24/46, Farmington, NM, eastbound, Freight, 21 cars
  • OP-8715, D&RGW 488, 07/30/48, Cresco, NM, eastbound, Freight, 27 cars, With 489, near Cresco, 484 pushing
  • OP-8716, D&RGW 488, 06/14/50, Cresco, NM, San Juan, 4 cars, Train #216, near Cresco, good smoke effect
  • OP-8717, D&RGW 488, 06/14/50, Cumbres, CO, San Juan, 4 cars, Train #216, near Cumbres
  • OP-8718, D&RGW 488, 06/14/50, Los Pinos, CO, San Juan, 4 cars, Train #216, near Los Pinos
  • OP-8719, D&RGW 488, 08/12/50, Lobato, NM, San Juan, 5 cars, Train #216, on Lobato trestle, fine smoke effect
  • OP-8720, D&RGW 488, 08/12/50, Coxo, CO, San Juan, 5 cars, Train #216, near Coxo
  • OP-8721, D&RGW 488, 08/12/50, Cumbres, CO, San Juan, 5 cars, Train #216, near Cumbres
  • OP-8722, D&RGW 488, 08/12/50, Cumbres, CO, San Juan, 5 cars, Train #216, east of Cumbres
  • OP-8723, D&RGW 488, 10/08/50, Chama, NM, westbound, Freight, 55 cars, west of Chama
  • OP-8724, D&RGW 488, 10/08/50, Biggs, NM, westbound, Freight, 55 cars, near Biggs
  • OP-8725, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Alamosa, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, south of Alamosa
  • OP-8726, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, La Jara, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near La Jara
  • OP-8727, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Antonito, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, leaving Antonito, nice smoke
  • OP-8728, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Los Pinos, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, nice smoke
  • OP-8729, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Cumbres, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, leaving Cumbres
  • OP-8730, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Lobato, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, above Lobato
  • OP-8731, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Chama, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, west of Chama
  • OP-8732, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Monero, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, east of Monero
  • OP-8733, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Monero, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, west of Monero
  • OP-8734, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Lumberton, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, west of Lumberton
  • OP-8735, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Falfa, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Falfa
  • OP-8736, D&RGW 488, 05/30/52, Carbon Junction, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Carbon Junction
  • OP-8737, D&RGW 488, 05/31/52, Carbon Junction, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Carbon Junction, fine smoke effect
  • OP-8738, D&RGW 488, 05/31/52, Carbon Junction, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, east of Carbon Junction
  • OP-8739, D&RGW 488, 05/31/52, Falfa, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Falfa
  • OP-8740, D&RGW 488, 05/31/52, Dulce, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, east of Dulce
  • OP-8741, D&RGW 488, 10/25/52, Coxo, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, With 499, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, photo run, near Coxo, smoke
  • OP-8742, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, La Fruto, CO, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near La Fruto
  • OP-8743, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Antonito, CO, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Antonito
  • OP-8744, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Los Pinos, CO, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Los Pinos
  • OP-8745, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Cumbres, CO, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Cumbres
  • OP-8746, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Cumbres, CO, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, Windy Point, near Cumbres, distant view
  • OP-8747, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Coxo, CO, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Coxo
  • OP-8748, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Lobato, NM, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Lobato
  • OP-8749, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Chama, NM, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, west of Chama
  • OP-8750, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Amargo, NM, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, east of Amargo
  • OP-8751, D&RGW 488, 09/26/53, Ignacio, CO, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, west of Ignacio
  • OP-8752, D&RGW 488, 09/27/53, Monero, NM, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Monero
  • OP-8753, D&RGW 488, 09/27/53, Los Pinos, CO, Excursion, 14 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Los Pinos
  • OP-8754, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Alamosa, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, south of Alamosa
  • OP-8755, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Romeo, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Romeo, fine smoke effect
  • OP-8756, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Antonito, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Antonito
  • OP-8757, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Los Pinos, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Los Pinos
  • OP-8758, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Cumbres, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, leaving Cumbres
  • OP-8759, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Coxo, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Coxo
  • OP-8760, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Lobato, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Lobato
  • OP-8761, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Chama, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, approaching Chama
  • OP-8762, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Dulce, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Dulce
  • OP-8763, D&RGW 488, 05/30/63, Dulce, NM, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion
  • OP-8764, D&RGW 488, 06/01/63, Durango, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, leaving Durango
  • OP-8765, D&RGW 488, 06/01/63, Durango, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, east of Durango
  • OP-8766, D&RGW 488, 06/01/63, Oxford, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Oxford
  • OP-8767, D&RGW 488, 06/01/63, Tiffany, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion
  • OP-8768, D&RGW 488, 06/01/63, Allison, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion
  • OP-8769, D&RGW 488, 06/01/63, Arboles, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, on new track, near Arboles
  • OP-8770, D&RGW 488, 06/01/63, Antonito, CO, Excursion, 12 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Antonito
  • OP-8771, D&RGW 488, 05/29/64, Big Horn, NM, Excursion, 11 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Big Horn
  • OP-8772, D&RGW 488, 05/29/64, Big Horn, NM, Excursion, 11 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Big Horn
  • OP-8773, D&RGW 488, 05/29/64, Toltec Tunnel, NM, Excursion, 11 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, near Toltec Tunnel
  • OP-8774, D&RGW 488, 05/29/64, Los Pinos, CO, Excursion, 11 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, above Los Pinos, nice smoke
  • OP-8775, D&RGW 488, 05/29/64, Lobato, NM, Excursion, 11 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, crossing Lobato trestle
  • OP-8776, D&RGW 488, 05/29/64, Chama, NM, Excursion, 11 cars, Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion, uncoupled from train
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