Vermillion Ranch


Address: 2 mi. W. of the junction of the N. Fork of the S. Platte River and the South Platte River

Miss Anne Vermillion owned and operated the 1,000-acre ranch around 1900, living in a large log house which stood until 1970. It was torn down and rebuilt in the Boulder area, the logs having been numbered and re-assembled. The Colorado & Southern Railroad narrow gauge line ran through the ranch, having a "whistle-stop" on the property.
Quad Map/Date: Platte Canyon, 1965 (1985)
Sec/Town/Range: S25&26, T7S, R70W
Elevation: c. 6132
Source: Interview, John Green, Buffalo Creek resident, 1994.
Last Modified: Fri, January 20 1995
 


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