Narrow Gauge Discussion :  Narrow Gauge Railroad Discussion Forum The fastest message board... ever.

Narrow Gauge Railroad Discussion Forum

This is a forum for the discussion of narrow gauge and steam railroading with a primary emphasis on railroads operating in the US. While discussions of modeling are welcome, please try to limit such discussions to issues relating to the prototype. This forum is not associated with any organization or group, and the authors of each post are solely responsible for the content of their post.

The forum is open to anyone to read, however if you wish to participate, you will have to register, and to provide a valid e-mail address. When you do so, you will be sent a confirmation e-mail with a link which you can use to activate your account. You are free to use a handle as your screen name should you wish to do so, however we do ask that you provide a real name in the profile associated with your handle. Beyond that all we ask is that you accord yourself as if you were visiting a friend's house, or roundhouse. Remember, you are responsible for anything you say.

Rights to all posts are owned by their respective authors. All other content copyright 2001- 2014 NGDF, all rights reserved.

K-36 #485
Posted by: Craig Kumler (IP Logged)
Date: October 31, 2001 10:42AM

Can anyone tell me why the Grande choose to scrap this engine rather than lifting it out of the Salida pit and sending it to the Burnam shops for repair. Many other K-36's were wrecked and did not suffer this fate! Very curious!!!!!

Subject Written By Posted
  K-36 #485 Craig Kumler 10/31/2001 10:42AM
  Re: K-36 #485 Mark Stoeckel 10/31/2001 11:15AM
  Re: K-36 #485 Kevin Cook 10/31/2001 01:15PM
  Re: K-36 #485 Craig Kumler 10/31/2001 01:19PM
  Re: K-36 #485 Wade Hall 10/31/2001 01:30PM
  The Nightwatch Man Kevin Cook 10/31/2001 02:19PM
  Re: The Nightwatch Man Greg Scholl 10/31/2001 05:37PM
  Re: K-36 #485 Kelly Anderson 10/31/2001 06:18PM

This Thread has been closed

Denver & Rio Grande Western engine number 473 with train #426. Photographed: near Otowi, N.M., March 22, 1941.

Photo courtesy of the Denver Public Library Digital Image Collection catalog number OP-8204.

This board is owned and operated by Don Richter. Others who have contributed to the upkeep of this board are (in no particular order): Charles McCandless, Everett Lueck, Ted Wilton, Cole Adams, James Bane, John Moellmer, Jon Bentz, Linn Moedinger, lloyd lehrer, Rod Jensen, John Craft, Steven Forney, Herb Kelsey, Bill Ramaley, Russ Sperry (El Russo Loco), Josh McNeal, John West, Jim Armstrong, Bob Bergstrom, Greg Scholl, Blake Forbes Doug van Veelen and Mark Fuller.

This forum powered by Phorum.