Durango in La Plata County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
— National Historic Landmark —
Erected 1999 by D&SNG Railroad Employees.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1981.
Location. 37° 16.086′ N, 107° 52.95′ W. Marker is in Durango, Colorado, in La Plata County. Marker is on Main Avenue. The marker is located near the entrance to the Durango Railway Station. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 479 Main Avenue, Durango CO 81301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trails to Rails (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Trails to Rails (about 300 feet away); Durango - Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (about 400 feet away); Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory (about 700 feet away); Main St., Durango circa 1890 The Newman Block (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jack Dempsey (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Main Post Office Professional Building (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durango.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 3, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 755 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 3, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 2. submitted on July 23, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. 3. submitted on November 16, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on January 3, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.