Ralston Tramway Station


AddressBetween Arapahoe and Oberon Station at W. 72nd Ave. and Denver & Rio Grande Western R.R. tracks.
QuadArvada, 1950.
SectionT3S, R69W
SourceTramway ticket for the Leyden and Golden line, courtesy of Kenton Forest; "More Than Gold," p. 90.
Initialdate1995-08-05 00:00:00-06
PersonMRL
HistoryTramway tracks between Arvada and Leyden were in operation between 1903 and 1950. The line was built by the Denver Northwestern Railroad to haul coal from Leyden to Denver. This passenger station was probably named Ralston for the creek south of the tracks.
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