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NNG, But D&RGW Std G. green boiler
Posted by: Tomstp (IP Logged)
Date: January 26, 2012 04:28PM

Trains magazine put out a special issue on 4-8-4 steam engines. On page 38 there is a color shot of M-64 #1707 leaving Salida in 1941 with a green boiler and you can also tell the lettering on the cab and tender are silver. But, the engines does not have aluminum cylinder heads!

Let the flames being all over!



Subject Written By Posted
  NNG, But D&RGW Std G. green boiler Tomstp 01/26/2012 04:28PM
  Re: NNG, But D&RGW Std G. green boiler guymonmd 01/26/2012 04:36PM
  Re: NNG, But D&RGW Std G. green boiler Ed Stabler 01/26/2012 06:38PM
  re: NNG - D&RGW standard gauge green boiler ... Russo Loco 01/26/2012 07:44PM


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D&RGW engine number 315 photographed at Ridgway, Colo., September 21, 1940.

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