Church Ranch and Farm


Address: 10100 Wadsworth Blvd. Westminster, 80020

George Henry Church homesteaded 240 acres in 1870. Here a cattle ranch and wheat farm was in operation over 100 years and in 1989 was designated as a Centennial Farm by the State Historical Society. As of 2010 was one of five Centennial Farms in Jefferson County, the others being The Rooney, Baughman, Wise and Schnell ranches and farms.
Quad Map/Date: Lafayette 1965 (1979)
Sec/Town/Range: S11, T2S, R69W; S14, T2S, R69W
Elevation: 5433
Source: Colorado State Historical Society, Centennial Farm; Arvada Historical Society, "Waters of Gold," pp. 22, 23.
See Also: Church's Stage Stop; Church Ditch.
Last Modified: Mon, December 17 2012
 


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