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  • All fields: Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • East portal of Alpine Tunnel, Denver, South Park & Pacific R.R.

    • View of the collapsed east portal of the Alpine Tunnel in Chaffee County, Colorado. The tunnel was used by the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad, Denver, Leadville, & Gunnison Railroad, and the Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver, Leadville, and Gunnison Railway Company--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--Facilities--1950-1960.; Alpine Tunnel (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Chaffee...
    • 1953 August 29
    • Alie Bell Mine

    • View of an ore storage building at the Alie Bel Mine, near Hancock (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a dilapidated wooden building with clerestory windows, tin roofs, and wooden ore chutes. The building is on a steep incline.
    • Alie Bell Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Ore industry--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Wooden...
    • 1954
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, empty rock train, above Garfield switch back, Monarch Br., Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2) with a consist of a coal tender, caboose, and gondola cars, vents smoke on the Monarch Branch in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.
    • 1955
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 489, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Co. limestone quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow and a consist of gondola cars, vents smoke as it departs the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado. Snow covers the ground;...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • D&RGW east of Salida, Colo. D&RGW (4-6-6-4) 3708, eastbound, east of Salida, Colo, Salida...

    • View of the Salida - Pueblo local, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 3708, (4-6-6-4) and a consist with a coal tender, box cars, and gondola cars, east of Salida (Chaffee County) Colorado. The train approaches a bridge.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.
    • 1955 October 15
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 482, empty rock train, Monarch Branch

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 482 (2-8-2) and a consist of a caboose, and gondola cars, vents smoke on the Monarch Branch in Chaffee County, Colorado. Hills and trees are nearby.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.
    • 1955
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive #489 (2-8-2), with a a consist of freight cars, near a water tower in Shirley (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows railroad workers on the cab and trees on mountain slopes.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955 July 27
    • Poncha Junction - Mears Junction

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western freight train between Poncha Springs and Mears Junction, (Chaffee County), Colorado. The train has three locomotives, locomotive 497 (with a snow plow) vents steam ; Highway 285 is to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Roads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.
    • 1950 March 23
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Limestone Quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2) with a consist of a tender, caboose, and gondola cars, vents smoke by a pile of limestone at the Colorado Fuel & Iron Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Corporation--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Co. limestone quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow and a consist of gondola cars, departs the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado. Mountains and the mill are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #489 (2-8-2), with a consist of freight cars, on the upper level of a switchback near Garfield in Chaffee County, Colorado. The locomotive has a pilot mounted snowplow. Shows snow...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 December 29
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #489 (2-8-2), with a pilot snowplow and consist of freight cars, approaches a switchback near Garfield in Chaffee County, Colorado. Shows smoke above the locomotive, snow and rocky slopes in the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 December 29
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #489 (2-8-2), with a pilot snowplow and a consist of freight cars, backs through an upper switchback near Garfield in Chaffee County, Colorado. Shows smoke above the locomotive, snow and rocky...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 December 29
    • Up Poncha Pass in snow

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive, with a pilot plow, pulls a freight train on Poncha Pass between Poncha Springs and Mears Junction on the approach to Poncha Pass, (Chaffee County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Poncha Pass (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Chaffee--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 February 14
    • Poncha Jct. Mears Jct. 482 & train 8480 strung out on hillside

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western train, with a pilot plow, vents smoke between Poncha Springs and Mears Junction on the approach to Poncha Pass, (Chaffee County), Colorado; Highway 285 is to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Poncha Pass (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Chaffee--1950-1960.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 February 14
    • Alpine Tunnel : ruins of old stone house

    • The ruins of an old stone building litter the tundra at the Alpine Tunnel site in Chaffee County.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Tunnels--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.
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    • Alpine tunnel old turntable

    • The railroad ties of the former Alpine Tunnel rot next to a split rail fence that surrounds a collapsed building at the former Alpine Tunnel in Chaffee County. The site is surrounded by a mountain wall above timberline.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Tunnels--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.
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    • Alpine, boarding house on left tunnel

    • Collapsing stone and wood buildings mark the spot of the former Alpine Tunnel in Chaffee County, Colorado. A mountain wall surrounds the site near timberline.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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