This is an early beta version that’s still a work in progress. We hope to develop and refine the contents going forward. In the meantime, we’re making it fully available to the public as-is. Started by the Jefferson County Historical Commission in the 1990s, it was transferred to the Golden History Museum-City of Golden in 2020.

Denver, Leadville & Gunnison Railroad


AddressDenver to Fairplay
QuadBailey, 1987; Kassler, 1965 (1985); Platte Canyon, 1965 (1985); Pine, 1965 (1985)
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SourceNorth Fork Volunteer Fire Department Book.
OtherDenver, South Park & Pacific Railroad
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Initialdate1992-04-02 00:00:00-07
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Latestdate1995-01-20 00:00:00-07
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HistoryThis line was named in 1889 after having been called the South Park Division of the Union Pacific since 1881. It was sold to the Colorado & Southern Railroad in 1898.
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