RailPictures.Net Photo: 8524 San Luis & Rio Grande GE B39-8E (Dash 8-39BE) at Del Norte, Colorado by LawnGuylander
 
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San Luis & Rio Grande (more..)
GE B39-8E (Dash 8-39BE) (more..)
Just West of Del Norte (more..)
Del Norte, Colorado, USA (more..)
October 29, 2009
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8524 (more..)
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LawnGuylander (more..)
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This was somewhere around Alamosa, CO. I was vacationing in the Midwest and happen to spot this from a local road, maybe half a mile away. It was on a very rarely used segment of track, possibly abandoned. This unit has since got a new lease on life running passenger excursion trains for the Saratoga & North Creek Railway in New York State. Photographer edit: I positively identified the location as Del Norte, CO at a grade crossing for Hanna Lane upon extensive Google Maps research and retracing my route. I concluded that the place where the engine is located in this photograph is about 2 miles from the end of track. I remember miles of hoppers also being stored on this same line. A very interesting piece of railroading.
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