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D&RGW coal train at Palmer Lake, Colorado

D&RGW coal train at Palmer Lake, Colorado D&RGW coal train with BN engines 5077, 5519, 5000, 5393, and 5576 at Palmer Lake

This train loaded at Axial with coal from the Colo-Wyo Mine near Craig, CO and came into Denver as D&RGW train 708. It then became BN train CW196 and will be turned over to the Southern Pacific in Fort Worth for the trip down to the Central Power & Light's power plant at Coleto Creek, Texas. The train had engines 5077, 5519, 5000, 5393, and 5576 on the point.

D&RGW helper engines coal train at Palmer Lake, Colorado D&RGW tunnel motors 5398 and 5373

Shoving on the rear are D&RGW tunnel motors 5398 and 5373. The engines have to do a little samba to get around the caboose and put the train back together again. Disk 38

D&RGW tunnel motor 5398 at Palmer Lake, Colorado D&RGW tunnel motors 5398 and 5373 and BN caboose at Palmer Lake, Colorado