Category: 1950

D&RGW train, engine number 1804, engine …

D&RGW train, engine number 1804, engine type 4-8-4

Train #1, Royal Gorge; 7 cars, 55 MPH. Photographed: near Wolhurst, Colo., December 27, 1950.

D&RGW train, engine number 1804, engine …

D&RGW train, engine number 1804, engine type 4-8-4

Train #1, Royal Gorge, in heavy snowstorm; 6 cars. Photographed: at Denver, Colo., November 8, 1950.

D&RGW train, engine number 1801, engine …

D&RGW train, engine number 1801, engine type 4-8-4

Train #1, The Royal Gorge; 6 cars. Photographed: near Palmer Lake, Colo., October 20, 1950.

Rio Grande 4-8-4 #1804 with the eastbound &l…

Rio Grande 4-8-4 #1804 with the eastbound “Royal Gorge” arriving in Salida, Colorado in 1950.  Robert Le Massena photo.

Rio Grande 4-8-4 #1800 (M-68) departs Buena …

Rio Grande 4-8-4 #1800 (M-68) departs Buena Vista. CO with the train #1, the westbound “Royal Gorge,” in 1950. Robert Le Massena photo.

D&RGW train, engine number 1801, engine …

D&RGW train, engine number 1801, engine type 4-8-4

Train #1, The Royal Gorge; 12 cars. Photographed: leaving Denver, Colo., June 11, 1950.

MP train, engine number 7001, engine type EM…

MP train, engine number 7001, engine type EMC E3

Train #15, The Royal Gorge; 5 cars. Photographed: near Eads, Colo., April 23, 1950.

D&RGW train, engine number 1700, engine …

D&RGW train, engine number 1700, engine type 4-8-4

Train #1, Royal Gorge; 7 cars, 50 MPH. Photographed: near Sedalia, Colo., March 5, 1950.

MP train, engine number 7000, engine type EM…

MP train, engine number 7000, engine type EMC E3

Train #15, The Royal Gorge; 5 cars. Photographed: near Eads, Colo., February 5, 1950.

Northern Pacific Depot, Ellensburg, WA by Tra…

Northern Pacific Depot, Ellensburg, WA

Northern Pacific Depot, Ellensburg, WA by Track Walker

Via Flickr:

Eastbound passenger train (Mainstreeter?) at the Ellensburg, WA. depot. About 1950
Photo by Russell C. Johnson