Durango & Silverton #478 Running Northbound from Durango
D&S K-27 #478 running light to the water tank at Hermosa, north of Durango where she will wait to double-head with #481. The contrail makes for an interesting imagery of old and new.
The Passenger Coach, "Durango".
The passenger car, "Durango".
#478 Running Down from the Roundhouse to Couple on to the Train to Cascade
Preparing to Depart Durango, Colorado Depot
Engineer Joe Dailey on #478.
Heading out of Hermosa.
Las Animas River Canyon
#478 On the Wye at Cascade, Colorado
#478 on the wye at Cascade.
Engineer Joe Dailey Oiling #478 at Cascade
Engineer Joe Dailey oiling #478 at Cascade.
Closing the Switch at the Cascade Wye for the Return to Durango
Closing the switch at Cascade.
#478 back at the Durango Roundhouse for Servicing
#478 back at the Durango roundhouse for servicing.
#481 in the Durango Roundhouse. Ready to go for tomorrow.
Durango Roundhouse Steam Shop
#478 on the turntable at Durango headed to its 'berth' for the night. Tomorrow is another big day.
#486 and #481 in the Durango roundhouse for maintenance.
#478 in slumber for the night.
Caboose and oil can at the Durango roundhouse.
#478 at 32nd St crossing, Durango. Heading to Hermosa first to doublehead a fully-loaded trip to Cascade.
#478 at Hermosa for topping the water for the climb to Cascade and waiting for its doubleheading duties.
Arrival at Hermosa of #481 with a fully-loaded train to Cascade.
#478 backed down to join with #481 at Hermosa for the double header trip to Cascade.
#478 and #481 double-heading on the grade out of Hermosa to Cascade.
#478 on the service track at Durango roundhouse after a hard working day.