Colorado Railroad Museum - Locomotive 683
|Address:||17155 W. 44th Ave., Golden 80401|
Built in 1890 and important for its association with Colorado railroad history and for its engineering significance, No. 683 was one of the early locomotives acquired by the D&RGW when converting its mainline to standard gauge. It operated until 1955 and was acquired by the Colorado Railroad Museum in 1963. This is the only extant D&RGW Railroad standard gauge steam locomotive; all others have been scrapped. It was listed on the Directory of State Register Places 5JF1013.11) on September 11, 1996.
|Quad Map/Date:||Golden, 1965 (1994)|
|Sec/Town/Range:||S23, T4S, R70W|
|Source:||Directory of State Register Places, 1997, Colorado Historical Society.|