After the roll out...
Nighttime at the Durango Roundhouse, with 480 in the Service Bay, 482, and a friend from Long ago, Denver and Rio Grande Western 315 all in steam in Durango...
Night Session at the Durango Roundhouse
First time in Steam in 57 Years...only to be dampend by a plugged injector... but here she is in steam with comrades from long ago...
First time in Steam in 57 Years...only to be dampend by a plugged injector...at least we saw her move!
D&SNG 478 and 480 sit silently in the engine house, 478 is still being worked on since the last time I was there a month earlier, but now rests on her drivers, complete with new tires.
478, sti... (more)
D&SNG 473 stands in stark contrast to the rest of the roundhouse with its bright "bumblebee" paint scheme.
481 and 481's Tender in the shop, 481 is receiving winter maintenance plus a new smoke box, while in the stall next to it, it's tender has its trucks being worked on
Close up the counterweight and running gear on one of the 470 class locomotives used on the Silverton.
Durango & Silverton 478, renumbered for the photo special as the fictional D&SNG 472, as the original D&RGW 472 was scrapped in 1945 after use in Alaska. S... (more)
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