Denver & Rio Grande Western RR 2-8-2 No. 480
Durango, CO, United States
Location: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Status: Operational
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Posted: Jan 10, 2019 @ 18:01:36 by John T findlay
This locomotive has got the same number as NZR WW 480 at the Glenbrook Vintage Railway in New Zealand.
Posted: Feb 13, 2016 @ 01:02:29 by Chris Little
I have talked with the senior workshop manager and he mentioned that 480 is the troublesome child of the steam fleet.
Posted: Jun 15, 2004 @ 16:06:44 by Paul
480 broke a wrist pin on the crosshead in March.  An estimated $10,000 and 1,500 hours are what is estimated to get her back on the road.