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Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad

rebel ofthe Rockies

by Robert G. Athearn

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln (Neb.), London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert G. Athearn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE2791.D442
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv,395p. :
    Number of Pages395
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22052815M
    ISBN 100803209207, 0803258615

    Eccles, S. W. & Denver And Rio Grande Railway Company. () Map of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway, showing its connections and extensions also the relative position of Denver and Pueblo to all the principal towns and mining regions of Colorado and New Mexico. Chicago. rocky mountain views. on the rio grande, "scenic line of the world". consisting of twenty-three colored views. 23 views includes cover. softcover book.

    Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad caboose No. trails an eastbound train through Provo, Utah the morning of Janu The Grande built this caboose in at Burnham shops in Denver, Colorado/5(31). Name: Denver & Rio Grande Western Layout owner: David Powell Scale: HO scale () Size: 13'-0" x 18'-6" Prototype: Denver & Rio Grande Western Locale: Colorado Era: .

    The depot was constructed by the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad in at a cost of US$, The depot was the main jewel of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad, and was designed by Chicago architect Henry Schlacks, who was best known in Chicago for his design of churches, but had also designed the Denver and Rio Grande Depot in Grand Junction, Colorado, for the railroad. Powered by Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad's EMD F3 locomotives, the westbound California Zephyr slows for a station stop at Glenwood Springs, .


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