Colorado & Southern Railroad - Northern Jefferson County


Address: Sheridan Boulevard to 120th Street

Incorporated 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.
Quad Map/Date: Arvada, 1965 (1980); Lafayette, 1965 (1979)
Sec/Town/Range: S25, T2S, R69W; S2, T2S, R69W
Elevation: 5195-5370
Source: Wilkins, "Colorado Railroads," pp.4, 125; Coel, "Goin' Railroading," p. 2; Lemassena, Colorado Mountain Railroads," p. 65.
Last Modified: Thu, June 25 1998
 


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