Colorado Railroad Museum - Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Locomotive No. 346


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

Built in 1881 and important for its association with Colorado railroad history and for its engineering significance, the locomotive served 66 years with the D&RGW, the Rio Grande Southern, and the Colorado & Southern at various times during its service. Its last few months of service were between Dolores and McPhee on the Montezuma Lumber Co. Railroad, the last lumber railroad to operate in Colorado. It was listed on the State Register of Historic Places (5JF1013.9) on September 11, 1996.
Quad Map/Date: Golden, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S23, T4S, R70W
Elevation: 5600
Source: Directory of Sate Register Places, 1997, Colorado Historical Society.
Last Modified: Wed, November 28 2012
 


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