RailPictures.Net Photo: DSNG 486 Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Steam 2-8-2 at Silverton, Colorado by Kevin Madore
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Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (more..)
Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
Silverton Depot (MP 496.70) (more..)
Silverton, Colorado, USA (more..)
September 05, 2014
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DSNG 486 (more..)
462 (more..)
Kevin Madore (more..)
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Now arriving from Durango....The Sil-ver-ton! It's just past noon and Train 462, the second of two daily departures from Durango is passing the 1882-vintage D&RGW depot in Silverton, Colorado. Although it's a beautiful period building, and it does house a railroad ticket office as well as some very interesting memorabilia.....the trains don't actually stop here. Instead, the trains continue on about another quarter of a mile, stopping right in the middle of a street in the heart of downtown. Since most of the passengers are focused on browsing the multitude of shops and finding something for lunch, it is unfortunate, but few ever get to see this depot, or experience what it's like to stand on the wooden platform, and watch a vintage steam train come roaring through.
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