Colorado & Southern Railroad

Reporting mark: CS
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"Venice on the Creek" Bridge (Denver County, Colorado)
Built ca. 1890 at an unknown location; relocated here in 1923
Through truss bridge over Cherry Creek with buildings inside it.
Open to pedestrians only

Alpine Tunnel (Gunnison County, Colorado)
Built 1880-82 by the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad; collapsed and abandoned in 1910
Abandoned tunnel under the Continental Divide on the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad, southwest of St. Elmo
Abandoned and partially caved-in

BNSF - Purgatoire River Bridge (Las Animas County, Colorado)
Built 1940
Pony plate girder bridge over Purgatoire River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

C&S - Clear Creek Bridge #19 (Jefferson County, Colorado)
Built 1907 replacing a timber bridge; Removed 1941
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Clear Creek on Colorado & Southern Railway
Removed

C&S - Deansbury Bridge (Jefferson County, Colorado)
Built 1922; Removed 1983
Warren through truss bridge over South Platte River on Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad
Removed

C&S - Deansbury Bridge (Old) (Jefferson County, Colorado)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Platte River on Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

C&S - Forks Creek Bridge (Jefferson County, Colorado)
Pratt through truss bridge over Clear Creek on Colorado & Southern Railroad
Removed

C&S - Mill Gulch Bridge (Jefferson County, Colorado)
Built 1870; Converted to highway use ca. 1935; Relocated 1985
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Platte River on Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Cherry Creek Trail Bridge (Wewatta Street) (Denver County, Colorado)
Through truss bridge over Cherry Creek on former railroad, now pedestrian walk
Open to pedestrians

CS - I25 Overpass (Denver County, Colorado)
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Interstate 25 on Colorado & Southern Railroad
Removed but not replaced

Georgetown Loop - Clear Creek Deck Truss (Clear Creek County, Colorado)
Deck truss over Clear Creek on the Georgetown Loop Railroad
Open to tourist railroad

Georgetown Loop - Clear Creek Pony Girder (Clear Creek County, Colorado)
Pony plate girder bridge over Clear Creek on the Georgetown Loop Railroad
Open to tourist railroad

Georgetown Loop - Clear Creek Pony Truss (Clear Creek County, Colorado)
Pony truss bridge over Clear Creek on the Georgetown Loop Railroad
Open to tourist railroad

Georgetown Loop - Devil's Gate Trestle (Clear Creek County, Colorado)
Built 1877 by the Colorado Central Railroad. Dismantled 1939, but rebuilt 1984 and again in 2002
Rebuilt trestle on the Georgetown Loop Railroad
Open to tourist railroad

Gunnison River Bridge (Gunnison County, Colorado)
Pratt through truss bridge over Gunnison River on Private Road
Open to authorized vehicles only

Hortense Bridge (Chaffee County, Colorado)
Built 1880 by the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad; converted to vehicular use ca. 1926; replaced 1990
Lost Queenpost pony truss bridge over Chalk Creek on CR 162 near Mt. Princeton Hot Springs
Replaced by a new bridge

Keystone Bridge (Park County, Colorado)
Built ca. 1870 by the Keystone Bridge Co. for the Denver, South Park and Pacific Railroad in Jefferson County near Kassler. Converted to highway use ca. 1935; relocated 1985.
Wrought-iron through truss bridge over North Fork South Platte River at Bailey
Open to pedestrians only

Ohio Creek Bridge (Gunnison County, Colorado)
Pratt through truss bridge over Ohio Creek on Private Road
Open to authorized vehicles only

Romley Bridge (Chaffee County, Colorado)
Built 1881 by the Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad
Closed deck truss bridge over Pomeray Gulch (Chrysolite Creek) on FR 295 southwest of St. Elmo
Open to pedestrians only