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Title: Rio Grande Southern Railroad Engine #25 on bridge near Durango, Colorado
Date/circa:  1938-06-30
Photographer: Kindig, R. H.
Subjects: Rio Grande Southern Railroad (Colo.); ; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Durango--Pictorial works; Durango (Colo.)
Notes: Mile Post 162.60. "Actually, this is the D&RG / D&RGW tracks. The Rio Grande Southern connected to what was the D&RG's tracks to the smelter on Smelter Mountain on the west side of the Animas River. They never owned the tracks into town." [Source of quote: Robert Herrone, email 3/27/07.]




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