Colorado Railroad Museum – Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Locomotive No. 346

Address17155 W. 44th Ave., Golden 80401
QuadGolden, 1965 (1994)
SectionS23, T4S, R70W
SourceDirectory of Sate Register Places, 1997, Colorado Historical Society.
Initialdate1999-01-10 00:00:00-07
Latestdate2012-11-28 00:00:00-07
HistoryBuilt in 1881 and important for its association with Colorado railroad history and for its engineering significance, the locomotive served 66 years with the D&RGW, the Rio Grande Southern, and the Colorado & Southern at various times during its service. Its last few months of service were between Dolores and McPhee on the Montezuma Lumber Co. Railroad, the last lumber railroad to operate in Colorado. It was listed on the State Register of Historic Places (5JF1013.9) on September 11, 1996.