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Castle Rock in Douglas County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Depot

 
 
D&RG Depot Landmark plaques. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 1, 2017
1. D&RG Depot Landmark plaques.
Inscription.
This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

By the United States
Department of the Interior

Secondary plaque
This property
has been designated as a
Historic Landmark
By the Castle Rock
Historic Preservation Board
D&RG Depot
1875

 
Erected 1974 by the United States Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 39° 22.441′ N, 104° 51.741′ W. Marker is in Castle Rock, Colorado, in Douglas County. Marker can be reached from Elbert Street north of 4th Street when traveling east. Touch for map. The D&RG Depot is now used as the Castle Rock Museum, operated by the Castle Rock Historical Society. Marker is at or near this postal address: 420 Elbert Street, Castle Rock CO 80104, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Rock / Gray Gold (approx. 0.2 miles away); Good Roads in Colorado / The Great North-South Highway (approx. 0.2 miles away); Russellville - History of Franktown / Franktown Country - Timber Industry (approx. 5.9
The D&RG Train Depot (now Castle Rock Museum). image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 1, 2017
2. The D&RG Train Depot (now Castle Rock Museum).
miles away); Franktown (approx. 6 miles away); Southwest Rises The Summit of Pikes Peak (approx. 10 miles away); Ave Maria Chapel (approx. 11.3 miles away); Newcomb House (approx. 11.3 miles away); Twenty Mile House (approx. 11.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Castle Rock.
 
Also see . . .
1. Castle Rock Museum (formerly the D&RG Depot) website. (Submitted on July 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. National Park Service - National Register of Historic Places forms. (Submitted on July 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. LandmarksRailroads & Streetcars
 
Entrance signs to the D&RG Depot/Castle Rock Museum. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 1, 2017
3. Entrance signs to the D&RG Depot/Castle Rock Museum.
Railway Crossing sign located on side yard of former depot. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 1, 2017
4. Railway Crossing sign located on side yard of former depot.
Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Depot Prior to its Relocation, with Castle Rock image. Click for full size.
circa 1910
5. Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Depot Prior to its Relocation, with Castle Rock
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 91 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 14, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   5. submitted on July 15, 2017.
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