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Photo ID: 737274

DRGW 3105 leads an eastbound manifest up the western grade of Tennessee pass.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Mitchell, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3105
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 05, 1990


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By: Rudolf Gruetter

Added: May 25, 2020

Views: 1,675
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Photo ID: 737273

A westbound Rio Grande manifest drops down the western grade of Tennessee Pass. The s-curve at Mitchell was a popular photo spot, easily accessible via Highway 24.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Mitchell, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3109
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 12, 1983


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By: Rudolf Gruetter

Added: May 25, 2020

Views: 2,074
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Photo ID: 671708

SP 231 and SP 227 take a loaded coal train over Tennessee Pass.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Belden, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 231, SP 227
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 29, 1996


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By: James R Doughty

Added: Sep 24, 2018

Views: 1,107
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Favorited: 11

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Photo ID: 647378

An SD45 and a couple tunnel motor roll over the now abandon Tennessee Pass.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD45
Location: Tennessee Pass, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 7526
Train ID: Tramp
Photo Date: July, 1993


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By: Steve Ellis

Added: Feb 06, 2018

Views: 2,295
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Favorited: 11

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Photo ID: 646197

A mixed freight operates between Princeton and Granite, CO on the Tennessee Pass route.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40M
Location: Princeton, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 8579
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 28, 1995


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By: Ed Wolfe

Added: Jan 28, 2018

Views: 1,999
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Favorited: 28


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Photo ID: 646138

Empties roll along the Eagle River approaching Redcliff, CO.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Redcliff, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 278
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 31, 1995


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By: Ed Wolfe

Added: Jan 27, 2018

Views: 2,293
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Favorited: 14
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Photo ID: 640481

An EMD lease unit leads empties through the curves at Mitchell on Tennessee Pass.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Mitchell, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: EMDX 6309
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 05, 1996


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By: Ed Wolfe

Added: Dec 09, 2017

Views: 2,091
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Favorited: 12
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Photo ID: 633921

Eastbound descending the Tennessee Pass route at Vallie Siding, which is east of Salida. This line would be shut down three months later.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40M-2
Location: Vallie, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 8701
Train ID: MROKS
Photo Date: May 16, 1997


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Oct 11, 2017

Views: 1,561
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Favorited: 15

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Photo ID: 598031

Dropping down the 3% grade through the Mitchell S-curve, the dynamic brakes from Rio Grande 3122, 3075 and 3142 aren't quite enough to hold the train so the Engineer has set a heavy amount of Auto... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Mitchell, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: Rio Grande 3122
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 1985


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By: John Shine

Added: Dec 01, 2016

Views: 7,631
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Favorited: 34
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Photo ID: 589779

Kodachrome you give us those nice bright colors.... SP 7566 in the Kodachrome scheme, leads a colorful consist along Hwy 50 near Texas Creek on the Tennessee Pass line in June of 1989. Alas, this ... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD45R
Location: Texas Creek, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 7566
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1989


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By: Greg Mross

Added: Sep 19, 2016

Views: 1,775
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Favorited: 10


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Photo ID: 583520

SP8255 heads west out of Minturn with 50 loads of Appalachian coking coal for Geneva Works in Utah. Norfolk Southern and Conrail visitors were common on these trains from the east.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40T-2
Location: Minturn, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP8255
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 1996


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By: Jason Cary

Added: Jul 22, 2016

Views: 2,846
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Favorited: 9
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Photo ID: 572375

Eastbound along the Arkansas River during the last year of operation. The last train over Tennessee Pass would run three months later.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Cotopaxi, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP239
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 16, 1997


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Apr 08, 2016

Views: 2,420
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Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 510658

A snow squall hits 10,424 ft. Tennessee Pass while the SGVCC glides through the famous Mitchell curves on Sept. 26, 1996.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Tennessee Pass, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 329
Train ID: SGVCC
Photo Date: September 26, 1996


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By: James Belmont

Added: Dec 16, 2014

Views: 3,032
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Favorited: 25

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Photo ID: 495347

SP166 leads the charge at Stillwater. The grade here abruptly changes from a knuckle breaking 3% too a 'level' 1%. 39,600 H.P. are needed to lift 13,000+ tons over the Continental Divide at Tenne... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Pando, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP166
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1996


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By: Jason Cary

Added: Aug 27, 2014

Views: 3,329
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Favorited: 23
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Photo ID: 495211

SP186, and two other motors crawl towards the Continental Divide. The train is twisting thru severe curvature and the sound of steel on steel is deafening..... It is this rail-fans perspective tha... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Red Cliff, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP186
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August, 1996


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By: Jason Cary

Added: Aug 26, 2014

Views: 4,347
Comments: 1

Favorited: 29
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