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R.G.S. Class "C-19" - #40
Circa the late transition era.
~ Revised 10-28-04 ~
[ If you arrived here off our
"C-19 Main Page",
and are a newcomer to the likes of the Rio Grande Southern, we've a bit of
history and other notes on our
"first" R.G.S. "C-19" page.
It's on Page 24 of our Photo Gallery...]
Suffice it to say that this model has received what I consider to be a fairly heavy weathering job. One that befits the perpetual lack of adequate finances of that worthy operation.
If you arrived here from the "C-19 Main Page", you were treated to a view of our later #40 as she was steaming downgrade with the D&RGW Coach #306 in tow on a late September afternoon such as the one I noted earlier on an earlier page. Although the scenery in that photo isn't from the R.G.S., the colors are exemplary of the area.
Noteworthy locomotive-specific details visible in this photo include
Click the photo above for another, somewhat "artsie" look at the number 40 shown on this page.
Click the photo above to continue on in our Photo Gallery and a look at R.G.S. #41 in the thirties.
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