Denver, Menphis & Atlantic Railway Co.
Cowley #5 Engine
The Engine That Never Was!
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The Denver, Menphis and Atlantic Railway was sold to the
Missouri Pacific while under construction in May 1887. This was
the last of the railroad companies chartered in Winfield from
1873 to 1887. Two engines were manufactured by Brooks Locomotive
Works of Schenectedy, New York. Both of these locomotives, Chautauqua #4 and Sumner
#6, are listed in the
old records as having been built for D. M. & A. in 1886. What
was Brooks is now a part of ALCO.
The third engine, Cowley #5, was appearantly never built. The
computer generated image above is what it might have looked like.
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