Photo By: Kevin Morgan

The "Colorado Pine" is a Pullman-built lightweight passenger car. It is now owned by the San Luis and Rio Grande, located in southern Colorado. It was brought to Denver by the UP and delivered to Union Station. From here, the car will travel on the back of the California Zephyr to Chicago.
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Posted By Patrick Curtis On Friday, March 14, 2014 At 4:43:44 PM (PT)

Was this the car that used to sit on the Denver Rock Island tracks off of Forest St.?

Posted By Webmaster On Monday, March 10, 2014 At 12:32:11 PM (PT)

Thanks for the information, Ira! I updated the photo caption.

Posted By Ira Schreiber On Monday, March 10, 2014 At 11:30:18 AM (PT)

The Colorado Pine is a lightweight former L&N sleeper. It was rebuilt and owned by local Coloradians before being sold to the SL&RG.

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Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 7:06:21 PM
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Location Information
City or County and State
Denver, CO

Denver Union Terminal (RTD)

Milepost or Control Point
Union Station

Train Information
San Louis and Rio Grande
Unit Number
SLRG 9660

Photo Information
Camera Make/Model
Canon / Canon EOS 7D
Did Not Fire

Focal Length
22 mm
1/6 seconds

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