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Track project

Written on May 31, 2013

CMO Report May 11, 2013 The track project continues somewhat behind schedule due to weather and snow. Altering of the parking lot, for a 20 degree curve to connect tracks between the library and the museum building with the main line at the entrance road crossing, has started with removal of some of the fence, Continue Reading »

C&S Refrigerator Car No. 1113

Written on May 31, 2013

CMO Report May 11, 2013 The C&S Reefer No. 1113 / RGS No. 2101 is now outside the round house. It will move into Stall #1 over the pit for work on the brake system and trucks soon. Photos courtesy Museum staff, George Lawerence an Travis Gorhum.  

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 346

Written on May 17, 2013

Locomotive No. 346 has been in stall #1. Work continues on a C&S Bear trap for the engine to help with fire suppression. Steel segments are being formed by Western Boiler and soon will be here at CRRM. Photos courtesy Travis Gorhum, George Lawerence and Museum staff members.

Last parade for D&RG Caboose No. 49

Written on April 26, 2013

Update April 26, 2013 Join us today and tomorrow at the Jefferson County Government Center in Golden Colorado for the RTD W Line Grand Opening ceremony. Colorado Railroad Museum volunteers wiil be on-site Friday & Saturday, April 26 & 27, 2013 with the award winning Denver & Rio Grande Caboose No. 49. Our volunteers will be distributing information, coupons and an Continue Reading »