Rio Grande Diesel Locomotive Bibliography


Colorado Railroad Museum. Locomotives of the Rio Grande. (Colorado Railroad Museum, 1980) Complete, illustrated steam and diesel locomotive roster.

Eager, Jim. Rio Grande Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment. (Morning Sun Books, 1996)

Grenard, Ross B. Rio Grande In Color, Volume 1: Colorado. (Morning Sun Books, 1992)

Romano, Andy. PA, Alco's Glamour Girl (Four Ways West Publications, 1997)

Sandrin, James. Rio Grande In Color, Volume 2: Utah. (Morning Sun Books, 1998)

Sandrin, James. Rio Grande Trackside with Jim Ozment. (Morning Sun Books, 1999)

Shippen, Bill. Southern Pacific 1995 Motive Power Annual. (Four Ways West Publications, 1995)

Shippen, Bill, and Joe Shine. Southern Pacific in Transition. (Four Ways West Publications, 1995)

Stanger, Lloyd E. Rio Grande Steam Finale (South Platte Press, 1999)

Strapac, Joseph A. Rio Grande Diesels, A Pictorial History, Volume 1. (Shade Tree Books, 1983)

Strapac, Joseph A. Rio Grande Diesels, A Pictorial History, Volume 2. (Shade Tree Books, 1984)

Strapac, Joseph A. Rio Grande Diesels, A Pictorial History, Volume 3. (Shade Tree Books, 1998)

Strapac, Joseph A. Southern Pacific Historic Diesels, Volume 2, Diesel-Hydraulic Locomotives. (Shade Tree Books, 1993)


CTC Board, 1972-1998, various issues

Diesel Era, 1990-1998, various issues

Extra 2200 South, 1968-1998, various issues

Pacific News, 1972-1984, various issues

Pacific Rail News, 1984-1996, various issues

Rail News, 1997-1998, various issues

The Mixed Train, 1973-1990, various issues

Melvin, George. "Alco PA, The Burly Beauty, Part 3, D&RGW" Model Railroading, Volume 29, Number 4, April 1999, pages 50-53.

Meyer, Bruce R. "D&RGW F-Unit Roster & Painting Guide" Mainline Modeler, Volume 2, Number 5, September/October 1981, pages 28-39.

Russell, Larry. "The F5" Extra 2200 South, Issue 96, Jul-Aug-Sep 1992, pages 19-22, 28.

Will, Dick, Hol Wagner, Kent Stephens, Robert Harmen. "Denver & Rio Grande Western RR" Extra 2200 South, October-November 1970, pages 19-22.

Withers, Paul K. "Denver & Rio Grande Western GP30s" Diesel Era, Volume 9, Number 5, September/October 1998, pages 27-34. Includes HO scale plans; corrected plans published in Diesel Era, Volume 10, Number 2, page 8.