Colorado Railroad Museum - Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Locomotive No. 50


Address: 17155 W. 44th Ave., Golden 80401

Built in 1937, by the Davenport Locomotive Works in Iowa, Locomotive No. 50 served Oregon until purchased by the D&RGW in 1963 and moved to Durango where it was used as a switcher until 1970. It is the only narrow gauge diesel locomotive ever owned by the D&RGW. It was listed on the State Register of Historic Places (5JF1013.10) on December 11, 1996.
Quad Map/Date: Golden, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S23, T4S, R70W
Elevation: 5600
Source: Directory of State Register Places, 1997, Colorado Historical Society
 


Send questions or comments about this Web Site to Planning and Zoning.