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Re: [drgw] Early Steam engine paint schemes rudnick (spark@azdigital.c...) 0000-00-00 00:00:00
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From: rudnick (spark@azdigital.c...)
Date: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
Subject: Re: [drgw] Early Steam engine paint schemes

"Lake" is only correct for the early moguls and the locomotives
built prior to the AT&SF taking over, D&RG 2-8-0 #32.
The D&RG then followed the lead of the Santa Fe and painted
the locomotives Olive, Gold. This lasted until the 4-4-0 #98,
after which the 4-4-0's and the new C-16's #240-291 were painted
black. Not sure what the Grant 2-8-0's were painted, probably
black.
Also the refrigerator cars were probably painted white.

Ron Rudnick



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