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Denver & Rio Grande Steam Locomotive no. 273 in Roundhouse (editor's title)

Denver & Rio Grande steam locomotive no. 273 in roundhouse
Denver & Rio Grande 36-in. gauge steam locomotive no. 273 in a roundhouse in Colorado. The locomotive is of the "60-class" 2-8-0s built by Baldwin in 1882. All of the road's 60-class locomotives were re-classified to C-16 in 1924. The no. 273 was scrapped in 1926, along with several sisters, although two members of this class operated into the 1950s (nos. 268 and 278).
Source Lake Forest College Library Special Collections
Coverage Spatial, Colorado; Temporal, c1908
Rights Lake Forest College
Date Created c1908
Creator
Resource Type
Format
Classification
Extent 3-1/2 x 5 in.
Depicted Railroad
Location Colorado
Equipment, Locomotive Class 60 2-8-0 no. 273
Builder, locomotive Baldwin Locomotive Works, 1882
Creator Description Freeman W. Smith lived in South Portland, Maine. It has not been determined if he was a photographer or collector.
Collection Munson Paddock Collection Lake Forest College
Institution
Image ID Paddock.20.18
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