With a new coat of graphite on the smokebox, this restored narrow gauge locomotive rolls out for it's re-dedication at the Georgetown Loop.
Colorado Historical Society ran doubleheaded steam 9 with Railstar 2-6-2 12. Ex-Colorado & Southern Cooke Locomotive Works 1884 restored #9 led on up hill runs. It hasnt' been under steam since 19... (more)
Colorado Historical Society milestone - Colorado & Southern Cooke Locomotive Works 1884 restored to operation! Cab view shows tight fit for engineer. Colorado Day celebration.
Newly restored C&S #9 is rolled into the shop to have it's smoke stack attached, and made ready to steam.
The 36" gauge engine was built by Baldwin in 1928 and sold to the Kahului RR in Maui, HI. Shipped to the Cumbres & Toltec RR in 1967 and then sold to the Silverwood Central Railroad, Idaho in 1968... (more)
The new Georgetown Loop engine. The engine is ex Rocky Mountain Steel Mills #21 (narrow guage). The railroad is now operated by CHS/Railstar.
Shay arriving at Silver Plume in summer snowstorm. Note: Georgetown Loop RR will run this summer but will cease operations on Oct. 3, 2004
Georgetown Loop shey is running around the train to head back to Silver Plume.