Castle Mountain Railway
|Address:||South Table Mesa next to Castle Rock, S. of 32nd Ave.|
This funicular railway with big yellow cable cars, took people up to the top of Castle Rock. These funicular lines were popular for a time but abandoned in 1919-1923. This railway was built by Charles Quaintance and opened May 17, 1913, and was mostly used by people going to the dance pavilion atop Castle Rock.
|Quad Map/Date:||Golden, 1965 (1994)|
|Sec/Town/Range:||S27, T3S, R70W|
|Source:||Fanning, "For the Golden Times," pp. 29, 40. Jefferson County Historical Commission, "From Scratch," pp. 24, 46.|
|Last Modified:||Thu, June 25 1998|