RailPictures.Net Photo: DRGW 027 Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Bucyrus 150-Ton Steam Derrick at Provo, Utah by James Belmont
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» Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (more..)
» Bucyrus 150-Ton Steam Derrick (more..)
» Provo Yard, D&RGW Subdivision 6 
» Provo, Utah, USA (more..)
» March 05, 1977
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» DRGW 027 (more..)
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Steam on the Denver & Rio Grande Western standard gauge in 1977? Yes indeed! A 150-ton Bucyrus derrick was called out of Roper Yard to clean up an eight car derailment at Provo Yard on March 4, 1977. A passing coal train split a switch, derailing eight cars at the University Avenue interchange with Union Pacific.
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