Colorado & Southern Railroad – Northern Jefferson County


AddressSheridan Boulevard to 120th Street
QuadArvada, 1965 (1980); Lafayette, 1965 (1979)
SectionS25, T2S, R69W; S2, T2S, R69W
Elevation5195-5370
SourceWilkins, "Colorado Railroads," pp.4, 125; Coel, "Goin' Railroading," p. 2; Lemassena, Colorado Mountain Railroads," p. 65.
Initialdate1997-10-11 00:00:00-06
PersonMRL
Latestdate1998-06-25 00:00:00-06
HistoryIncorporated in 1898, this railroad continued to exist until 1981, when it was absorbed by Burlington Northern in January, 1982. A total of 30 companies were among the predecessors of Colorado and Southern.
Active1
LifecyclestatusActive