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West End Street Railroad Company


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Franchise and Right-of-Way Records, 1888-1912

 Series — Box 1
Identifier: Series-246
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Board of County Commissioners' resolutions granting franchises and rights-of-way to petitioners wanting to construct, operate and maintain single or double track passenger railways in Jefferson County during the 1880s and 1890s. Franchises were granted to cross county roads. In some cases bonds and/or petitions signed by property owners and residents along the proposed lines accompany the resolutions.

Dates: Record Keeping: 1888-1912

West End Street Railroad Company, 1890

 File — Box 1, Folder: 15
Scope and Contents

File contains:

1) Petition to construct and operate a double or single track street railway along a route in Jefferson County

2) Resolution granting franchise along requested route and right-of-way along, over and upon all public roads

3) Resolution amending lanuage of original resolution ragarding grading of road bed

4) Bond of West End Railroad Co.

Dates: Record Keeping: 1890

Additional filters:

Archival Object 1
Collection 1
Bonds (legal records) 1
Franchises 1
Local transit -- Right of way -- Colorado -- Franchises 1
Petitions 1
Railroad -- Jefferson County (Colo.) -- History 1