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C. B. Coal Junction                                          Gunnison                             Station      14
            On D&RG.                                                                                           12 14S 86W
C. B. Junction (Como-Breckenridge)                           Park                                 Station      3
            Est. by 1923. On C&S from Bailey.
C. F. & I. Coal Mine                                         Gunnison                             Mine         3
            A Crested Butte area mine.
C. H. C.                                                     Dolores                              Mine         13
            A Rico area mine.
C. Q.                                                        Boulder                              Mine         3,13
           A Sunshine mine.
C. R. (C. F.) Abbey Smelter                                  Gunnison                             Mill         3,13
            A Hillerton operation.
C.O.D. Mine                                                  Teller                               Mine         2,13
            At Cripple Creek.
Cabeza (Akin)                                                Mesa                                 Settlement   14
         On RGJ. Same as Akin.                                                                                 19 9S 97W
Cabin Springs (Stone City)                                   Pueblo                               Settlement   12,14
            Had Post Office named Stone City. See Stone City in reference.                                     26 18S 67W
Cable                                                        Fremont                              Settlement   14
            Est. by 1897.                                                                                      8 51N 10E
Cable (Genoa, Creech)                                        Lincoln                              Station      12,14
          Post Office 1893-1895, changed to Genoa. Preceded Creech.                                            12 9S 55W
Cacharas (Cucharas)                                       Huerfano                                Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1870-1872. Changed to Cucharas.                                                          4 31S 69W
Cache Creek (Cash Creek)                                  Lake/Chaffee                            Settlement   3,13,14
          Gold discovered 1860. 3 mi W of Granite. First Post Office in county.                                1 12S 80W
Cache La Poudre                                              Larimer                              Misc         1,14
          5 mi below St. Vrains Fort. Near Bellvue where load of gunpowder was cached.
Cactus (Eden)                                                Pueblo                               Settlement   3,14
          Est. by 1885. Same general location as Overton and Cuba. First name for Eden.                        36 19S 65W
Cactus Valley                                                Garfield                             Station      3
            Est. by 1922. Stop on D&RGW. E of Rifle.
Caddel(l)                                                Huerfano                                 Settlement   3,14
         Platted 1908. On D&RGW. No Post Office. Close to Walsenburg.                                          5 28S 66W
Caddo (Caddoa)                                           Bent                                     Settlement   14
                                                                                                               3 23S 49W
Caddoa (Caddo)                                               Bent                             X   Settlement   1,3,12,14
            Post Office 1881-1884. Platted 1888. On AT&SF. Moved for Martin Res.                               13 23S 50W
Cadet                                                       Eagle                                 Station      14
            On D&RG. Btwn Redcliff & Minturn. N of Knight.
Cadet Creek                                            Montrose                                   Station      14
          On D&RGW. Btwn Jujane & Cerro Summit. 10 mi W of east Co. line.
Cah                                                          Boulder                              Mine         3
            A Sunshine mine.
Cahone                                                       Dolores                          X   Settlement   3,12,14
            Est. 1912. Post Office 1916-1917 & 1920 on.                                                        10 39N 18W
Cain                                                         Otero                                Settlement   14


Caisson                                                      Moffat                       X       Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1920-1937. 1 mi E of Dinosaur.                                                           14 3N 103W
Calahan (Calhan)                                             El Paso                              Settlement   3
          See Calhan.                                                                                          2 12S 62W
Calamity Camp                                                Mesa                                 Camp         14
                                                                                                               11 50N 18W
Calcite                                                      Fremont                      X       Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1904-1930. SW of Wellsville.                                                             5 48N 10E
Calcium (Thomasville)                                      Eagle/Pitkin                           Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1888-1890, changed to Thomasville. Early settlement in area.                             6 8S 83W
Caldonia                                                   Gilpin                                 Mine         3
          A Lake Gulch mine.
Caldonia                                                   Lake                                   Mine         3
            A Leadville area mine.
Caledonia                                                    Gilpin                               Mine         13
            A Wide Awake area mine.
Caledonia                                                    San Juan                             Mine         3
            Silverton area mine.
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Calhan (Calahan)                                                 El Paso                      X     X   Settlement   3,12,14
             Platted 1885. Post Office 1888 on, moved from Big Sandy.                                                2 12S 62W
Calhoun                                                          Gilpin                                 Mine         3
             A Russell Gulch area mine.
Calhoun                                                          Washington                             Settlement   14
             On CB&Q.                                                                                                18 2N 49W
California                                                       Gilpin                                 Mine         3
             SW of Nevadaville.
California                                                       Gilpin                                 Settlement   14
             1 mi SW of Central City.                                                                                15 3S 73W
California Bar (Parrott City)                                    La Plata                               Camp         3,14
            See Parrott City.                                                                                        33 36N 11W
California Crossing (Julesburg Site 1)                           Sedgwick                               Settlement   14
           Est. by 1858. Name for first Julesburg site.
California Gulch (Leadville)                                     Lake                                   Settlement   1,13,14
             Est. by 1859. First settlement was in California Gulch.                                                 ? 9S 79W
California Mining District                                       Lake                                   Mine         13
             Est. by 1860. Organized in California Gulch.
California Oil Camp                                              Rio Blanco                             Camp         3,14
             7 mi NW of Rangely.                                                                                     29 2N 102W
California Ranch (Franktown)                                     Douglas                                Settlement   3,14
           First name for Franktown. See Franktown.                                                                  35 7S 66W
Callaway Place                                                   Moffat                                 Settlement   14
           In Brown's Park.                                                                                          1 10N 103W
Calliope                                                         Ouray                                  Mine         3,13
             An Ouray area mine.
Calumet                                                      Chaffee                                    Settlement   3,12,14
             Post Office 1882-1885. RR spur 1898. Same area as Hecla Junction.                                       27 51N 9E
Calumet                                                      Gunnison                                   Mine         3,13
             A Ohio City area mine.
Calumet                                                          Huerfano                               Settlement   14
           On D&RGW, Alamo Branch.                                                                                   14 27S 67W
Calvert (Fleming)                                                Logan                                  Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1887-1888, changed to Fleming.                                                                9 8N 49W
Calvert Heights                                                  El Paso                                Settlement   14
                                                                                                                     14 14S 67W
Calvert's Stage Station                                          Boulder                                Station      1
             Also known as Eureka House. Near Boulder Falls.
Camargo                                                          Custer                                 Settlement   12,14
         Post Office 1881. PO 3 mi E from Rosita.
Cambridge                                                        Clear Creek                            Mine         13
         A North Empire area mine.
Camden                                                           Morgan                       X         Station      3,14
         Est. by 1907. On CB&Q, BN. 6 mi NE of Brush.                                                                20 4N 55W
Cameltown                                                        Gunnison                               Settlement   14
             Same as Campbell Town.
Cameo                                                            Mesa                                   Settlement   3,12,14
             On D&RGW. Post Office 1907-1969.                                                                        34 10S 98W
Cameron                                                          Elbert                                 Station      3,6,14
             Est. by 1887. Stop on C&S. 3 mi NW of Elbert.                                                           16 9S 64W
Cameron                                                          Fremont                                Mine         3,13
             Near Whitehorn.
Cameron                                                          Fremont                                Settlement   14
             On wagon road, 1 mi N of Nelson.                                                                        31 51N 10E
Cameron                                                          Huerfano                     X         Station      3,14
             On C&S. 1 mi S of Walsenburg.                                                                           21 28S 66W
Cameron                                                          Teller                                 Mine         3
         A Cameron area mine.
Cameron (Gassy, Gassby)                                   Teller                                        Settlement   1,3,12,13
         Est. by 1892. Post Office 1901-1909, moved from Touraine. First Gassy. 6 mi N of Victor.                    17 15S 69W
Cameron (Spencer)                                         Gunnison                                      Settlement   3,14
          See Spencer.                                                                                               4 47N 2W
Cameron Pass (Cameron's Pass)                                Larimer/Jackson                            Camp         3,14
          Est. by 1885 (population 25). Probably in Larimer County.                                                  2 6N 76W
Cameville                                                    Gunnison                                   Camp         1,3,14
          Post Office 1882-1890. Small camp.
Cameville                                                        Montrose                               Settlement   3,12,14
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            Post Office 1882-1890. At junction of Tabeguache Creek & San Miguel River.                         2 47N 17W
Camfield                                                     Weld                                 Settlement   3,6,12,14
            Platted 1909. Post Office 1910-1921.                                                               18 7N 64W
Camp                                                         Chaffee                              Camp         14
            On road from Garfield, NW to Hancock.                                                              ? 50N 6E
Camp                                                         Grand                                Settlement   14
            On D&RGW. Btwn Granby & Tabernash.
Camp (Camp Nelson)                                           Jackson                              Camp         3, 14
        Est. by 1885. Same as Camp Nelson.                                                                     35 12N 79W
Camp Adams                                                   Denver                               Camp         14
            Btwn 26th & 27th Ave., W of Colorado Blvd. Camp for Spanish-American War.                          36 3S 68W
Camp Albion (Albion)                                         Boulder                              Camp         3,6,14
            Org. 1861. Snowy Range Mining District.                                                            17 1N 73W
Camp Amache                                                  Prowers                              Camp         14
        P.O.W. & Japanese Internment Camp, WWII.                                                               14 23S 44W
Camp Beshears                                                Clear Creek                          Camp         14
            Btwn Empire & Georgetown. On Bard Creek.
Camp Bird                                                    Lake                                 Mine         2,13
            An Adelaide area mine.
Camp Bird                                                    Ouray                                Mine         1,2,3,8,13
        Famous mine, Ouray region. SW of Ouray.
Camp Boericke                                                Clear Creek                          Camp         14
        Early name for camp at Urade Mine.
Camp Bowerman (Nugget City, Bowerman)                    Gunnison                                 Settlement   14
         First name proposed for Bowerman, rejected. Became Nugget City in 1903, then Bowerman.                28 51N 4E
Camp Brainerd (Brainerd, Talcott)                        Boulder                                  Settlement   14
         On DB&W. Later called Talcott. Called Brainerd.                                                       8 1N 72W
Camp Bridger                                             Clear Creek                              Camp         14


Camp Carson (Fort Carson)                                    El Paso                              Fort         3
         See Fort Carson.
Camp Chief Niwot                                             Boulder                              Camp         1
          7 mi N of Boulder.
Camp Clifford (Yorktown)                                      Clear Creek                         Camp         14
          On divide btwn Fall River & Central City. Same site as Yorktown?
Camp Collins                                                 Larimer                              Fort         9,14
          Site 1. Est. 1863. Destroyed by flood 1864.                                                          ? 7N 69W
Camp Collins (Fort Collins)                                  Larimer                              Camp         1
          Site 2. Military fort 1863-1867. Town est. 1872.                                                     Sev 7N 69W
Camp Copeland                                                Boulder                              Camp         14
                                                                                                               20 1S 71W
Camp Creek (Vulcan)                                          Gunnison                             Camp         3,13,14
         Same section as Vulcan.                                                                               7 47N 1W
Camp Crisman (Crisman)                                       Boulder                              Camp         14
         Another name for Crisman.                                                                             20 1N 71W
Camp Crookett                                                Pueblo                               Camp         14
                                                                                                               21 24S 68W
Camp Dalgren                                                 Clear Creek                          Camp         14
         Up Miller Gulch. 1 mi NE of Empire.
Camp Enterprise                                             Boulder                               Camp         3,14
         4.5 mi W of Jamestown. Swede camp?                                                                    20 2N 72W
Camp Fancy                                                  Eagle                                 Camp         3,14
         Est. by 1880. Large camp in Holy Cross District. Up Fancy Creek.
Camp Fillmore (Fort Fillmore)                                Pueblo                               Fort         9,14
          Est. 1861. Near Boone. 2 mi above Boonerville. On Arkansas River.
Camp Flitner                                               Routt                                  Camp         14
                                                                                                               9 8N 87W
Camp Francis (Francis)                                     Boulder                                Camp         1,3,6,14
         In 1867 had pioneer school. 3 mi S of Ward. Near Columbia mine.                                       12 1N 73W
Camp Fulford (Fulford, Nolan's Creek Camp)                 Eagle                                  Camp         3,13,14
         Est. by 1887. 2 adjacent camps. (In 1849 a vein was found here.)                                      23 6S 83W
Camp Galena (Galena)                                       Custer/Fremont                         Settlement   3
         See Galena. In Fremont County.                                                                        36 20S 71W
Camp Genter                                                Gunnison                               Settlement   12,14
         Post Office 1925-1930. On CR&SJ. Near Carbondale.
Camp George West                                             Jefferson                            Fort         3,6,14
        Military installation SE of Golden. Also D&IM station.                                                 36 3S 70W
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Camp Goldfield                                                  Teller                   Camp         14
         National Guard Camp near Cripple Creek (1894).
Camp Hale                                                       Eagle                    Fort         3,14
           Est. during WWII for training Mountain Ski Troups.                                         10 7S 80W
Camp Harbet                                                     Gunnison                 Camp         14
           3 mi SW of Red Mountain. Red Mtn. location 1 15S 86W
Camp Harrington                                         Lake                             Camp         3,14
         Est. by 1906. Near Tennessee Pass. Now Cooper Hill Ski area.                                 11 8S 80W
Camp Jimtown (Elysian Park)                                     Boulder                  Camp         3,14
           First cabin in 1860. See Jamestown. First called Elysian Park.                             19 2N 71W
Camp Jo Reynolds                                                Clear Creek              Camp         14


Camp Junction                                                   Pueblo                   Station      14
         5 mi E of Pueblo.                                                                            ? 20S 65W
Camp Lay (Lay)                                                  Moffat                   Camp         14
           Early name for Lay.
Camp Lemen                                                      Clear Creek              Camp         14
        Boy Scout camp.
Camp Loma                                                       Rio Grande               Settlement   14
           Town on present site of South Fork.                                                        34 40N 3E
Camp Lyon                                                       Boulder                  Camp         3,14
         Near Sunshine in Sand Gulch.                                                                 8 1N 71W
Camp Misery                                                     Moffat                   Fort         14
         Trading Post in Brown's Park. Nickname for Fort Davy Crocket.
Camp Molino                                                Rio Grande                    Camp         14
                                                                                                      12 37N 3E
Camp Monarch (Monarch, Chaffee City)                    Chaffee                          Camp         3,13,14
         Est. 1879. Changed to Monarch in 1884. See Monarch.                                          33 50N 6E
Camp Nelson (Camp)                                      Jackson                      X   Settlement   3,14
        On CW&E, LNP&W. Near Wyoming. Same location as Kings Canyon.                                  14 11N 79W
Camp Newton                                        Jefferson                             Camp         14
                                                                                                      26 6S 71W
Camp Nichols                                               Oklahoma                      Camp         14
         Reported by several to be in Baca Co., CO. Location shown is in Oklahoma.                    2 3N 1E
Camp on White River                                        Rio Blanco                    Fort         3,14
         Est. 1879. Military post. 4 mi above Meeker. Became Meeker.                                  22 1N 94W
Camp Ouray                                                 Grand                         Camp         3,14
         Est. by 1924. 10 mi E of Granby.                                                             22 2N 76W
Camp Pot Holes                                             Routt                         Camp         14
                                                                                                      26 9N 88W
Camp Providence (John Jay Camp)                                 Boulder                  Camp         3,14
        Started in 1875. 3 mi SW of Jamestown on Big Jim Creek.                                       27 2N 72W
Camp Ranch                                               Routt                           Ranch        14
                                                                                                      16 5N 88W
Camp Rankin (Fort Sedgwick, Post Julesburg)               Sedgwick                       Fort         3,14
        Est. by 1864. Original name for Fort Sedgwick. Changed to Post Julesburg.                     9 11N 45W
Camp Regal                                                Chaffee                        Camp         14
        Btwn Cameron & Aspen Ridge. Btwn White Horn & Turret.
Camp Rock                                             Clear Creek                        Camp         14
                                                                                                      14 5S 73W
Camp Rogers (Clarasdorf)                                        Boulder                  Camp         1
        4 mi W of Boulder, in Middle Boulder Creek.
Camp Salina (Salina)                                            Boulder                  Camp         14
         Est. 1873. Now known as Salina.                                                              18 1N 71W
Camp Shaffer                                                    Grand                    Camp         14
        6 mi W of Frasier River, at head of Vasques Creek.                                            ? 2S 76W
Camp Sherrod (Sherrod)                                     Gunnison                      Camp         3,14
        First name for Sherrod Post Office. See Sherrod.                                              2 50N 5E
Camp Shoshone (Camp Shoshoni)                              Gilpin                        Camp         14
                                                                                                      32 1S 72W
Camp Shumway (Shumway,Gordon)                            Huerfano                        Settlement   3,12,14
        Post Office on D&RG 1911-1924. 1 mi SE of Delcarbon. Changed to Gordon.                       23 27S 67W
Camp Speer (Bunell)                                      Adams                           Camp         14
        Early name for Bunell. Became Fitzsimmons Military Hospital.                                  36 3S 67W
Camp Spooner (Spooner Ranch)                             Denver                          Camp         14
         Christmas celebration in 1858. 3 mi below Denver.
Camp Starvation                                            La Plata                      Camp         3,14
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         Est. by 1873.
Camp Sterling                                               Gunnison                                          Camp         3,14
           Est. by 1903. Small. 1 mi past the Independence Mine of Bowerman.
Camp Sterling                                               Park                                              Camp         14
         Same section as Mosquito & Sterling PO.                                                                           15 9S 78W
Camp Summit                                                 Chaffee                                           Camp         14
           2 mi SW of Mt. Keyes.                                                                                           ? 50N 6E
Camp Tarryall (Tarryall, Tarryall City)                     Park                                              Camp         14
         Became Tarryall or Tarryall City.                                                                                 5 11S 72W
Camp Tellurium                                              Boulder                                           Camp         14
           Settlement in Gold Run Gulch.
Camp Tolcott                                                Boulder                                           Camp         6,14
           Below Ward. In Left Hand Canyon at Hanging Rock.                                                                ? 1N 73W
Camp Trinidad                                               Las Animas                                        Camp         14
          German P.O.W. Camp.                                                                                              1 33S 63W
Camp Tyler (Fort Wardwell, Fort Morgan)                     Morgan                                            Fort         1,9,14
           Est. 1865. Originally known as Camp Tyler. Renamed Fort Morgan in 1866.                                         Sev 3N 57W
Camp Virginia (Sunnyside)                                   Boulder                                           Camp         1
        3 mi W of Sunset.
Camp Wardwell                                               Colorado Terr.                                    Camp         14
           At site of present Fort Morgan.
Camp Weld (Fort Weld)                                     Arapahoe/Denver                                     Fort         9,14
        Est. 1861. Abandonded 1865.                                                                                        4 4S 68W
Camp Wheeler (Lincoln)                                    Park                                                Camp         14
        Early name for Lincoln.
Camp Wheelman (Eagle Rock)                                Boulder                                             Camp         1
        Est. by 1885. 6 mi W of Boulder, in Boulder Canyon.
Campbell                                                    Delta                            X                Settlement   14
         On D&RGW.                                                                                                         15 15S 96W
Campbell Mountain                                           Mineral                                           Mine         3

Campbell Store                                              Baca                                              Other        14
                                                                                                                           29 30S 49W
Campbell Town (Cameltown)                                   Gunnison                                          Settlement   14
          Near head of Jones Gulch & E of Gold Creek.
Campbird                                                    Gunnison                                          Mine         3
          Near Pitkin.
Campbird (Camp Bird)                                       Ouray                                      X       Settlement   2,3,12,13,14
          Est. 1896. Post Office 1898-1918. 5 mi SW of Ouray.                                                              34 43N 6W
Campion                                                    Larimer                           X        X       Settlement   3,14
           Est. 1907. Stop on C&S. 3 mi N of Berthoud.                                                                     35 5N 69W
Campo                                                       Baca                             X        X       Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. 1912. On AT&SF. Post Office 1913 on.                                                                        Sev 34S 46W
Canadian (Cowdrey)                                          Larimer/Jackson                                   Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1883-1891. At base of Medicine Bow Range along Canadian River.                                      25 10N 79W
Candice                                                       Ouray                                           Mine         3,13
           A Guston area mine.
Canfield                                                      Fremont                                         Unknown      14
           On AT&SF.                                                                                                       29 19S 69W
Canfield (Tabor Station(City), Wise)                          Boulder                                         Station      1,3,6,12,14
           Est. by 1874. Post Office 1878-1906. 3.5 mi E of Boulder.                                                       13 1N 69W
Cannons                                                       Garfield/Mesa                                   Unknown      14
                                                                                                                           3 11S 98W
Cañon                                                       Conejos                          X                Settlement   3,14
          8 mi SW of Antonito.                                                                                             6 32N 8E
Canon City                                                 Fremont                           X        X   X   Settlement   1,3,12,14
          Post Office 1904 on. Formerly Cañon City. Renamed Canon City.                                                    Sev 18S 70W
Cañon City                                                 Fremont                                            Settlement   12
          Est. 1859. Post Office 1860-1904, changed to Canon City. Pike's camp in 1806. Stage stop.                        Sev 18S 70W
Cañon Colorado River                                       Garfield                                           Unknown      14
          On D&RGW.                                                                                                        6 6S 88W
Cañon Junction                                             Pueblo                                             Station      14
         Connection btwn Colorado-Kansas RR & AT&SF.                                                                       ? 20S 65W
Cañon Junction (Grape Creek Junction)                     Fremont                                             Station      3,14
         Est. by 1885. Same site as Grape Creek Junction.                                                                  6 19S 70W
Cañon Spur (Platte Cañon)                                 Jefferson                                           Station      14
         On DSP&P. At Waterton. Also called Platte Cañon.                                                                  26 6S 69W
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Cañon Wye                                                        Fremont                                   Unknown      14
        End of track on D&RGW for a time.                                                                               33 18S 70W
Canton                                                           Weld                                      Station      3,6,14
               Est. by 1923. On BN. 2 mi E of Hardin. 3 mi NW of Dearfield.                                             17 4N 62W
Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (Fort Crawford)                    Montrose                                  Fort         9,14
        Est. 1880. Renamed Fort Crawford 1886.                                                                          26 48N 9W
Cantonment Stevens                                               Huerfano                                  Camp         14
               Army camp on Santa Clara Creek in 1866.
Cap Barron Spring (Hogan)                                        Lincoln                                   Station      3
          See Hogan.
Cap City (Capitol City)                                          Hinsdale                                  Settlement   3
               See Capitol City.
Capers                                                           Pueblo                                    Station      3,14
               Est. by 1909. On D&RGW. 3 mi SW of Cedarwood.                                                            31 24S 65W
Capital Hill (Capitol Hill)                                      Boulder                                   Settlement   6
               Platted 1907. 1 mi SE of Lafayette.                                                                      1 1S 69W
Capitol City                                                     Hinsdale                                  Mine         3,13
               A Capitol City area mine.
Capitol City (Silver Glen, Galena City, Cap City)                Hinsdale                                  Settlement   2,3,12,13,14
               Post Office 1887-1920. 10 mi W of Lake City.                                                             1 43N 6W
Capitol Hill                                                     Fremont                                   Unknown      14
               Btwn Canon City & Prospect Heights.                                                                      5 19S 70W
Capitol Hill                                                     Pueblo                                    Settlement   3,14
            Platted 1889. 1 mi N of Pueblo. No Post Office.
Capitol Hill (Capital Hill)                                      Boulder                                   Settlement   1,14
            Platted 1907. 1 mi E of Lafayette. No Post Office.
Capps (Scissors)                                                 Huerfano                                  Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1894-1901. Formerly Scissors.                                                                    8 30S 66W
Captive Inca                                                     Mineral                                   Mine         3
           N of Creede. Near Saguache County.
Capulin                                                          Conejos                    X      X       Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. 1867. Post Office 1881-1922 & 1923 on.                                                                   16 35N 8E
Caracus (Carrocas)                                               Archuleta                                 Unknown      14
          On D&RG. Carracas is another spelling.                                                                        23 32N 4W
Carbon City (Rico)                                               Dolores                                   Settlement   3,14
          Early name for Rico. See Rico.                                                                                35 40N 11W
Carbon Junction                                                  La Plata                                  Station      14
         D&RGW junction to Farmington.                                                                                  5 34N 9W
Carbonado                                                        Huerfano                                  Station      3,14
               N of Pictou. At approx. ghost site of Gordon.                                                            26 27S 67W
Carbonate                                                        Grand                                     Mine         3


Carbonate                                                        Lake                                      Camp         3,14
               Early name for Leadville. See Leadville.                                                                 23 9S 80W
Carbonate                                                        Lake                                      Mine         3
               A Leadville area mine.
Carbonate                                                  Teller                                          Mine         3
          Teller mines not elsewhere specified.
Carbonate (Carbonate City/Camp)                            Garfield                                    x   Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1883-1886. 12 mi N of Glenwood Springs. Garfield's 1st county seat.                               35 3S 89W
Carbonate City (Carbonateville)                            Summit                                          Settlement   14
          Another name for Carbonateville (1879).                                                                       34 7S 79W
Carbonate Hill                                                   Lake                                      Mine         3
          A Leadville area mine.
Carbonate Mine                                                   Grand                                     Mine         3
          Lulu area mine.
Carbonateville (Carbonate City)                                  Summit                                    Camp         3,12,14
         Est. by 1878. Post Office 1879-1881. N of Freemont Pass.                                                       34 7S 79W
Carbonateville (Rico)                                        Dolores                                       Settlement   3,14
         Early name for Rico. See Rico.                                                                                 34 7S 79W
Carbondale                                                   Garfield                                      Settlement   14
         Site 1. Platted 1884. Site of Grande Butte (1866), Chapman (1867), & New Castle (1888).                        30 5S 90W
Carbondale (Satank, Yellow Dog, Hogmore)                     Garfield                       X      X       Settlement   3,12,14
          Site 2. Est. 1886. Post Office 1887 on. Known as Yellow Dog, Hogmore.                                         34 7S 88W
Carboneria (Carbon, Carbonerio)                             La Plata                                       Station      3,14
          On D&RG. 2 mi S of Durango Station.                                                                           ? 34 9W
Carbonero(a)                                                Garfield                                       Settlement   3,14
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            Est. by 1922. On Uintah RR.                                                                             14 7S 104W
Cardiff                                                       Garfield                             X   Settlement   3,12,14
            Post Office 1889-1918. 5 mi S of Glenwood Springs.                                                      27 6S 89W
Cardinal (Cardinal City, Old Cardinal)                        Boulder                                  Camp         1,3,6,12,13,14
           Est. by 1870. Post Office 1905-1919, with gaps. 2 mi SE of Caribou. Also at 1 1S 73W.                    10 1S 73W
Careless Boy                                                  Boulder                                  Mine         3
            At Balarat.
Carey                                                         Kit Carson                               Settlement   3,12,14
            Rural Post Office 1910-1916. 15 mi N of Vona. Near Hell Gate Creek.                                     29 6S 47W
Carey                                                         Pitkin                                   Settlement   12,14
            Post Office 1883-1884. 7 mi above Highland, on Comundrum Creek.
Carey's Camp                                                  Pitkin                                   Camp         3,14
            Est. by 1882. On Conundrum Gulch. 7 mi from Highland.
Caribou                                                       Lake                                     Station      14
          On E boundary of Leadville.
Caribou (Caribou City)                                        Boulder                                  Settlement   1,2,3,12,13,14
            Est. by 1868. Post Office 1871-1917. 2 Sites. Few remains. 5 mi W of Nederland.                         8 1S 73W
Caribou City (Caribou)                                        Boulder                                  Settlement   6
            Est. 1868. See Caribou.                                                                                 8 1S 73W
Caribou Mine                                                  Boulder                                  Mine         2,3,13
           At Caribou.
Carlile (Carlisle)                                            Pueblo                                   Unknown      14
           Est. by 1909. On D&RGW. 3 mi NW of Swallows. Changed to Carlisle in 1913.                                6 20S 67W
Carlisle                                                      Elbert/Kit Carson                        Settlement   3,12,14
           Rural Post Office 1887-1890. 8 mi NE of Burlington.                                                      28 8S 42W
Carlisle (Carlile, Carlisle Springs, Hobson)                  Pueblo                                   Settlement   3,14
           Est. by 1909. On D&RGW. 3 mi NW of Swallows.                                                             6 20S 67W
Carlisle Springs (Carlisle, Carlile)                          Pueblo                                   Station      3,14
            Est. in 1880s. See Carlisle.                                                                            6 20S 67W
Carlson                                                       Huerfano                                 Station      14
            On C&S & D&RG.
Carlton                                                       El Paso                                  Station      3,14
            Est. by 1920. Stop on AT&SF. 1 mi S of Breed.                                                           20 13S 66W
Carlton                                                     Lake                                       Unknown      14
           On D&RGW. NE corner of Leadville.                                                                        24 9S 80W
Carlton (Carlton PO, Conroe, Grote)                         Prowers                            X       Settlement   3,12,14
           Est. 1886. Post Office on AT&SF 1891-1960. Earlier name was Conroe.                                      36 22S 45W
Carlton Mill & Tunnel                                       Teller                                     Mill         3
         An Elkton area mine.
Carmargo (Comargo)                                            Custer                                   Settlement   3
         Est. by 1922. E of Silver Park.
Carmel                                                        Chaffee                                  Settlement   3,12,14
            Post Office 1881-1882. SW of Harvard City. On trail to Cottonwood Lake.                                 36 14S 80W
Carnero                                                        Saguache                                Settlement   12,14
            Site 2. Post Office 1884-1911, with gap, moved from Beidell.                                            3 42N 7E
Carnero                                                        Saguache                                Station      3,12
            Site 1. Post Office 1870-1884, with gap, moved to Green. Stage stop.
Carney Heights                                             Mesa                                        Settlement   3
         Home built in 1895 by Carnahan family. 1 mi N of Fruita.
Carona                                                        Jefferson                                Station      6
            Est. by 1916. On D&SP. E of South Platte.
Carpenter                                                     Mesa                                     Settlement   12,14
            Post Office 1890-1891.                                                                                  8 10S 99W
Carpenter                                                     Pueblo                                   Station      3,14
          Est. by 1882. 13 mi E of Piñon.                                                                           ? 18S 62W
Carpenter Hill                                                Gunnison                                 Settlement   14
          A few homes on a hill. Near Gunnison.
Carpiosas                                                     Las Animas                               Settlement   14
          Mexican settlement on Purgotoire River. Site later became Sopris.                                         33 33S 64W
Carr                                                          Costilla                                 Unknown      14
          On D&RGW. Same section as Simms.                                                                          35 29S 70W
Carr                                                          Weld                             X   X   Settlement   3,6,12,14
           Est. by 1869. Post Office 1872-1878 & 1884 on.                                                           22 11N 67W
Carr (Bijou)                                                Morgan                                     Station      3,14
           Est. by 1902. On BN. Same site as Bijou.                                                                 8 3N 58W
Carr Crossing                                               Lincoln                                    Settlement   3,12,14
           Rural Post Office 1915-1930. 11 mi SW of Karval.                                                         15 17S 55W
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Carracas                                                         Archuleta                    X           Settlement   3,12,14
              Post Office 1909-1911. 4 mi SW of Pagosa Junction (on NM state line).                                    23 32N 4W
Carribean (Caribbean, Carribeau)                                 San Miguel                               Mine         3,13
           An Alta area mine.
Carribeau (Carribean)                                            San Miguel                               Mine         3
           An Alta area mine.
Carriso (Carrizo)                                                Las Animas/Baca                          Settlement   3,12,14
              Platted 1880. Post Office 1887-1895, with gaps. SW Baca County.                                          10 34S 50W
Carriso Springs (Carrizo Springs, Tubs)                    Las Animas/Baca                                Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1888-1890. Platted 1888. Convergence of some early wagon roads.                                  16 33S 50W
Carrizo (Corrizo, Carriso)                                       Baca                                     Settlement   3,12,14
              Post Office 1900-1902 and 1907-1916. 6 mi S of Carriso Springs.                                          10 34S 50W
Carrizo Flats                                                    Baca                                     Settlement   14
              Est. 1887.                                                                                               4 33S 49W
Carrizo Springs                                              Baca                                         Settlement   14
          Est. 1887. Abandoned in 1893. Violent cattle town.                                                           16 33S 50W
Carrol's                                                         Fremont                                  Station      3,14
              Est. by 1885. Waystop. 4 mi E of Cotopaxi. On Fernleaf Creek.                                            ? 17S 47W
Carr's Cabin                                                Hinsdale                                      Settlement   14
          On Rio Grande River. 25 mi from Silverton. Brewster & Sons store in 1879.
Carson                                                           Huerfano                                 Settlement   12,14
              Post Office 1868-1870 (or to 1873?).
Carson (Carson Camp, Carson City)                                Hinsdale                                 Camp         3,12,13,14
          Post Office 1889-1903. Very inaccessible camps (2). On Cont. Divide at 12,000 ft.                            25 42N 5W
Carson Camp (Carson)                                       Hinsdale                                       Camp         3,13
          Est. by 1882. See Carson.                                                                                    25 42N 5W
Carsonhart                                                 Las Animas                                     Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1917-unknown.
Carter                                                     Gunnison                                       Mine         3
          N of Ohio City. On Cold Creek.
Carter Lake                                                      Jefferson                                Settlement   14
              More than a lake.                                                                                        6 2S 71W
Carters                                                          Pueblo                                   Station      3,14
              Est. by 1909. On AT&SF. 1 mi NW of Livesly.                                                              29 20S 66W
Carter's                                                         San Miguel                               Camp         3
              Est. by 1881. NE of Placerville on Alder Creek.
Carterville                                                      Eagle                                    Unknown      14
                                                                                                                       12 5S 83W
Carvells                                                         Boulder                                  Unknown      14
                                                                                                                       11 3N 71W
Cary                                                             Arapahoe                                 Settlement   12,14
         Post Office 1888-1890.
Cary Ranch                                               Routt                                X           Settlement   3,12,14
         Post Office 1914-1930. On D&RGW. Community. 5 mi W of Hayden.                                                 11 6N 89W
Casa                                                     Otero                                X           Settlement   3,14
         Est. by 1923. On AT&SF. 2 mi NE of Case. May be mappers error in spelling.                                    33 23S 54W
Casa Blanca (Doyle's)                                    Pueblo                                           Settlement   4
         See Doyle's.
Casa De Palo                                                Pueblo                                        Settlement   14
         At mouth of St. Charles River on Arkansas River. Later settled as San Carlos de los Jupes.                    33 20S 63W
Cascade                                                     Chaffee                                       Station      3,14
         Est. by 1885. 2 mi E of Alpine.                                                                               29 15S 79W
Cascade                                                     El Paso                            X      X   Settlement   3,12,14
              Post Office 1887 on. 45 mi past Manitou Springs.                                                         23 13S 68W
Cascade                                                          La Plata                                 Settlement   14
         Post Office 1880-1882. On D&RGW.                                                                              32 39N 8W
Cascade (Belford, Lutzville, Cascade)                         Clear Creek                                 Settlement   14
         Est. 1860. First Belford, then Lutzville, then Cascade.                                                       18 4S 73W
Cascade (Cascade City, Cascade Siding)                        La Plata                                    Station      3,12
         Stage station 1870s & 1880s. Post Office 1880-1882. 22 mi S of Silverton.
Cascade Canyon                                                   El Paso                                  Station      14
         On CM. Cascade was the Post Office.
Case                                                             Otero                                    Station      3
         Est. by 1916. On AT&SF. 4 mi NE of La Junta.
Case                                                             Summit                                   Mine         3,13
           A Conger area mine.
Case (Irving)                                                    Douglas                                  Settlement   3,12,14
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            Rural Post Office 1897-1913, moved to Irving.                                                                  18 9S 65W
Case Spur                                                     Park                                            Unknown      14
            On DSP&P.                                                                                                      33 7S 75W
Casey Mine                                                    Gilpin                                          Mine         2
            At Central City.
Cash                                                          Boulder                                         Mine         1,3,13
         In Summerville area. A Gold Hill mine.
Cash Creek (Cache Creek)                                      Lake/Chaffee                                    Settlement   3,12,14
            Post Office 1862-1871.                                                                                         1 12S 80W
Cash In                                                       Montrose                                        Mine         3
            W of Paradox.
Cashier                                                       Boulder                                         Mine         3
            At Jamestown.
Cashier                                                       Clear Creek                                     Mine         13
            A North Empire area mine.
Cashier                                                       Park                                            Mine         3
            NW corner of county. Near Webster Pass.
Cashier                                                       Summit                                          Mine         3
            A Franklin area mine.
Cashier                                                       Summit                                          Mine         2,3
            At Swandyke. (Tiger)
Cashin                                                        Montrose                                        Settlement   12,14
            Post Office 1898-1905. At Cashin copper mine.                                                                  26 47N 19W
Casner                                                        Montrose                           X            Settlement   14
          On D&RGW.                                                                                                        34 51N 10W
Cassels (Cassells, Santa Maria)                            Park                                  X            Station      3,12,14
          Post Office 1899-1929. On C&S. At site of Santa Maria.                                                           11 7S 74W
Castelar                                                   La Plata                                           Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1905-1912. On D&RGW. See La Posta.                                                                  12 33N 10W
Castellos Ranch                                           Teller                                              Ranch        14
           On branch of East Twin Creek.                                                                                   31 12S 70W
Castiel (Castile)                                         Otero                                               Station      3,14
           Est. by 1909. On AT&SF. 5 mi E of Cheraw.                                                                       28 22S 54W
Castle                                                    Pitkin                                              Mine         3,13
           An Aspen area mine.
Castle (Eagle, Rio Aquilla, McDonald)                    Eagle                                                Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1885-1891. Name changed to Eagle. May have been absorbed by Eagle.                                   32 4S 85W
Castle Forks                                             Gunnison                                             Unknown      14
          14 mi N of Bowman.
Castle Forks City (Ashcroft)                             Pitkin                                               Camp         3,13,14
          Early camp over Taylor Pass. Stopping point for 3 stage lines. First name for Ashcroft.                          32 11S 84W
Castle Rock                                                  Gilpin                                           Mine         3
          N of Central City.
Castle Rock (Douglas)                                        Douglas                                      X   Settlement   1,3,12,14
          Site 1. Post Office 1871-1874, name changed to Douglas.
Castle Rock (New Memphis)                                    Douglas                              X   X       Settlement   12,14
          Site 2. Post Office 1874 on, moved from New Memphis.                                                             2 8S 67W
Castle Rock Creek (Nutria, Beaver Creek)                     Pueblo                                           Settlement   14
           First name Nutria, second Castle Rock Creek, third Beaver Creek.                                                24 19S 68W
Castle View                                                   Lake                                            Mine         3
           A Leadville area mine.
Castles Station                                               Eagle                                           Station      14
            On CM.                                                                                                         2 8S 86W
Castleton                                                     Gunnison                           X            Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1882-1894. Coal town. Near Baldwin.                                                                  20 15S 86W
Castleview (Castle View)                                     Lake                                             Unknown      14
          On D&RGW. 2 miles NE of Leadville.                                                                               24 9S 80W
Castner                                                      Eagle                                            Settlement   3
          Est. by 1923. E of Basalt on Frying Pan River. RR stop on C&M.
Caswell Camp                                                  Saguache                                        Camp         14
          Near end of North Spanish Creek.                                                                                 ? 42N 9E
Catalba                                                       Gunnison                                        Mine         13
          A Crystal area mine.
Catalpa                                                       Gunnison                                        Mine         3
          A Crystal area mine.
Catalpa                                                       Lake                                            Mine         3
            A Leadville area mine.
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Catamount                                                     Teller                                Settlement   14
         Near Divide.
Catamount Hills                                               Teller                                Unknown      14
             3 mi S of Divide.                                                                                   19 13S 69W
Cathedral                                                      Hinsdale                             Settlement   3,12,14
             Post Office 1898-1921. Tiny. About 23 mi E of Lake City.                                            6 44N 1W
Cathedral Park                                                Teller                                Unknown      14
             On CS&CC.                                                                                           19 15S 68W
Cathedral Rocks                                               Jefferson                             Station      14
             On DSP&P. In Platte Canyon.
Cather Spring                                                 Teller                                Settlement   14
          On or near CS&CC RR.
Cather Springs                                                El Paso                               Settlement   14
                                                                                                                 20 15S 67W
Catherin                                                      Conejos/Alamosa                       Settlement   12,14
             Post Office 1888-1890. 10 mi SW of Alamosa.                                                         ? 37N 9E
Catherin(e)                                               Garfield                                  Station      3,12,14
           Post Office 1892-1902. Stop on D&RGW. 3 mi W of Eagle County line.                                    31 7S 87W
Catherine (Katherine)                                         Otero                                 Station      3,14
             Est. by 1909. On AT&SF. 2 mi W of Cheraw.                                                           26 22S 55W
Catlin (Manzanola)                                            Bent/Otero                            Settlement   1,12,14
           Post Office 1879-1895. Changed to Manzanola.                                                          26 22S 58W
Catoga (Chatoga, Grover)                                   Weld                                     Settlement   3
           Catoga preceded Grover.
Catskill                                                   Grand                                    Unknown      14
           On North Fork of Grand River & mouth of Bakers Gulch.                                                 12 4N 76W
Cattle Creek                                               Garfield                            X    Settlement   3,14
          On D&RGW. 9 mi SE of Glenwood Springs.                                                                 7 7S 88W
Causden (Cosden, Cousden)                                     Gunnison                              Settlement   14
          Had Post Office.                                                                                       9 49N 5E
Cave                                                          Eagle                                 Mine         3,13
          New York Cabins area mine.
Cebolla (White Earth)                                         Gunnison                         X    Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1894-1935. S of Slumgullion Pass. Supply town for camps.                                   29 49N 3W
Cedar                                                       Ouray                                   Mine         3,13
          An Ouray area mine.
Cedar                                                       San Miguel                         X    Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1892-1943, with gap. E of Egnar on Disappointment Creek.                                   6 42N 16W
Cedar Brook                                                 Montrose                                Settlement   14
         Post Office 1904-1924 with gaps. Perhaps same as Cedar Creek?
Cedar Camp                                               Elbert/Lincoln                             Settlement   14
         15 mi W of Hugo.                                                                                        28 10S 57W
Cedar Cove                                                    Larimer                               Settlement   3,14
         W of Loveland.                                                                                          8 5N 70W
Cedar Creek                                                   Montrose                         X    Settlement   3,12,14
         Est. by 1885. Post Office 1904-1924, with gaps, & RR stop. 12 mi E of Montrose.                         25 49N 8W
Cedar Creek Mine                                            Moffat                                  Mine         14
         At head of Cedar Creek.                                                                                 35 4N 90W
Cedar Creek Mine                                            Moffat                                  Settlement   14
         At head of Cedar Creek. At mine.                                                                        35 4N 90W
Cedar Crest                                                 Pueblo                                  Unknown      14
                                                                                                                 ? 26S 62W
Cedar Grove                                                   Pueblo                                Unknown      14
                                                                                                                 1 23S 67W
Cedar Hill                                                   Las Animas                             Settlement   14
          School & cemetery.                                                                                     16 30S 52W
Cedar Point                                                  Elbert                                 Settlement   3,4,6,14
          Est. in 1860s. Settlement & station on Smoky Hill North route. 3 mi NW of River Bend.                  15 8S 58W
Cedaredge                                                    Delta                              X   Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. 1882. Post Office 1894 on. Town grew up on H. Kohler's Cedar Edge Ranch.                          20 13S 94W
Cedarhurst                                                 Huerfano                                 Station      3
          Est. by 1923. Close to Las Animas Co. line.
Cedarhurst                                                 Las Animas                               Settlement   3,12,14
         Post Office on C&S 1903-1913. 6 mi N of Aguilar.                                                        27 29S 65W
Cedarmont                                                 Larimer                                   Settlement   14


Cedarwood                                                     Pueblo                           X    Settlement   3,12,14
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             Post Office on C&S 1912-1943. 23 mi S of Pueblo.                                                        24 24S 65W
Cedro                                                           Pueblo                                  Unknown      14
             On Colo-Kans RR.                                                                                        29 19S 66W
Celeryvale                                                      Adams                                   Station      3,6,14
             Est. by 1916. RR stop on DL&NW. 1 mi W of Brighton.                                                     1 1S 67W
Cement                                                          Fremont                                 Unknown      14
             On AT&SF, D&RGW.                                                                                        17 19S 68W
Cement Creek                                                    San Juan                                Settlement   14
             Post Office 1878-1879.
Cenicero (Lobatos)                                              Conejos                                 Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1894-1902. Changed to Lobatos.                                                                 23 33N 9E
Centennial                                                      Clear Creek                             Mine         3
          S edge of Georgetown.
Centennial Hill                                                 Boulder                                 Camp         14
             A camp 9 mi W of Boulder.
Centennial Ranch                                                Jefferson                               Ranch        14
                                                                                                                     8 3S 71W
Center (Centerview)                                             Rio Grande                              Settlement   3,14
             Est. 1898. Site both in Rio Grande & Saguache Cos.                                                      4 40N 8E
Center (Centerview)                                             Saguache                  X     X       Settlement   3,12,14
             Post Office 1899 on. Formerly Centerview. See Rio Grande Co.                                            32 41N 8E
Center (Centro)                                               Conejos                                   Unknown      14
          Spelling may be Centro?                                                                                    7 35N 8E
Center Columbia                                                 Boulder                                 Mine         13
          A Ward area mine.
Centervale                                                      Chaffee                                 Unknown      14
                                                                                                                     9 51N 8E
Centerview (Center)                                            Rio Grande/Saguache                      Settlement   3,14
           Est. 1898. Post Office 1898-1899. Site both in Rio Grande & Saguache Cos.                                 4 40N 8E
Centerville (Centreville)                                      Lake/Chaffee               X             Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1868-1930. RR town & Post Office btwn Salida & Buena Vista.                                   34 15S 78W
Central City (Mountain City)                                   Gilpin                     X     X   X   Settlement   2,3,12,13,14
           Est. 1859. Post Office 1869 on, moved from Mountain City. In Gregory Gulch.                               12 3S 73W
Central Colorado                                               Clear Creek                              Mine         3
           S of Georgetown.
Central Columbia                                                Boulder                                 Mine         3


Central Mining District (Utilla)                             Boulder                                    Mine         1
           Est. by 1866. Jamestown, Balarat & Springdale were part.
Central Pueblo                                               Pueblo                                     Settlement   14
           Est. 1882. Btwn South Pueblo & Pueblo. All consolidated in 1886.
Centro                                                       Conejos                                    Unknown      14
             Or spelled Center?                                                                                      7 35N 8E
Cericerro                                                       Conejos                                 Unknown      14
                                                                                                                     ? 33N 9E
Cerro (Cerro Summit)                                       Montrose                       X             Station      3
          Est. by 1885. On Cedar Creek. 4 mi W of Cimarron.                                                          4 48N 7W
Cerro de Ojito                                             Conejos                                      Unknown      14
                                                                                                                     ? 35N 11E
Cerro Summit (Cerro, Summit)                                    Montrose                                Station      3,14
           Est. by 1923. On D&RG. See Cerro & Summit.                                                                4 48N 7W
Cerrusite (Leadville)                                         Lake                                      Settlement   3,14
           Considered as a name for Leadville. See Leadville.
Cervera                                                       Pitkin                                    Station      14
           Est. by 1885. On CR&SJ. 5 mi S of Carbondale.
Chacra                                                  Garfield                          X             Station      3,14
          Est. by 1923. Stop on D&RGW. Btwn New Castle and Glenwood Springs.                                         35 5S 90W
Chadwick                                                Moffat                                          Unknown      14
          In area of Maybell.
Chaffee (Monarch)                                       Chaffee                                         Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1879-1883. Changed to Monarch.                                                                 33 50N 6E
Chair Creek                                                 Gunnison                                    Unknown      14
          On DR&SJ.                                                                                                  18 11S 88W
Chalk Creek (Nathrop)                                       Chaffee                                     Settlement   1,2,12,14
          Post Office 1979? (1879)-1880. RR station and stage stop.                                                  19 15S 78W
Chalk Creek Hot Springs (Hortense, Heywood)                 Chaffee                                     Settlement   14
          On DSP&P. First name for Hortense, now Mt. Princeton Hot Springs. Also was Heywood.                        19 15S 78W
Chalk Creek Ranch (Tabor, Tabor City)                       Lake                                        Settlement   3,14
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           Est. by 1879. In 1881 called Tabor City. See Tabor City.                                           16 8S 79W
Chama                                                          Costilla                  X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
           Est. 1860. Post Office 1907 on. Settlers from Chamita, NM                                          6 33S 71W
Chama                                                          Huerfano                          Unknown      14
                                                                                                              11 27S 71W
Chamberlin                                                     Huerfano                          Station      14
           On D&RGW.
Chambers                                                       Larimer                           Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1880-1886. Near Chambers Lake. 7 mi SW of Home.                                        6 7N 75W
Chambers (Gladwyn)                                             Archuleta                         Settlement   3,14
           Est. by 1923. NW of Blanco on San Juan River. Same as Gladwyn.                                     15 34N 1W
Chambers' Fort (Fort Chambers)                           Boulder                                 Fort         1,9
         Est. by 1864. Near Valmont, on Chambers' farm. Quickly abandonded.
Chambers Lake                                                  Larimer                           Settlement   12,14
         Post Office 1926-unknown. 7 mi NW of NW corner of Rocky Mtn. Park.
Chambers Smelter                                        Custer                                   Mine         3

Chamblin                                                       Huerfano                          Station      14
           On D&RGW. Same as Chamberlin.
Champion                                                       Gilpin                            Mine         3
           Phoenix area.
Champion                                                       Hinsdale                          Mine         3,13
           A White Cross area mine.
Champion                                                       Huerfano                          Station      3,14
           On D&RGW. 3 mi NW of Walsenburg.                                                                   31 27S 66W
Champion                                                       Park                              Mine         3
           NW corner of county. Near Webster Pass.
Champion                                                       San Juan                          Mine         3
           Silverton area mine.
Champion                                                       Summit                            Mine         3
           A Franklin area mine.
Champion Mine & Mill                                           San Miguel                        Mine         3
           A Pandora area mine.
Chance                                                         Boulder                           Camp         1
           Gone by 1897.
Chance                                                         Gunnison                          Settlement   3,12,13,14
         Post Office 1894-1901. 1 mi from Iris (Saguache County).                                             10 48N 1E
Chandler                                                   Fremont                       X       Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1890-1942. 4 mi S of Lincoln Park. Same section as Littell.                            22 19S 70W
Chandler                                                     Hinsdale                            Mine         3,13
           A Carson area mine.
Chaney                                                       Gunnison                            Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1892-1894.
Channing                                                       Prowers                           Station      3,14
          Est. by 1909. On AT&SF. 3 mi E of Kornman.                                                          14 22S 46W
Chapel (Graycreek)                                             Las Animas                        Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1894-1895. Changed to Graycreek.                                                        35 33S 63W
Chapelton                                                      Weld                              Settlement   3,12,14
          Rural Post Office 1917-1922. 8 mi W of Wiggins.                                                     10 3N 61W
Chapin                                                         Kit Carson                        Settlement   3,12,14
          Rural Post Office 1890-1894. 6 mi NW of Avendale.                                                   22 6S 49W
Chapleton                                                   Weld                                 Settlement   6
          Est. by 1924. Rural Post Office 1917-1940. 8 mi W of Wiggins.
Chapman                                                     Boulder                              Station      1,3,6,14
          Est. by 1902. RR stop on BN. 2 mi NW of Hygiene.                                                    23 3N 70W
Chapman                                                     Mineral                              Unknown      14
         On D&RGW.                                                                                            15 41N 1E
Chapman (Grand Butte, New Castle)                           Garfield                             Settlement   3,12,14
         Post Office 1884-1888. Early name for New Castle (Newcastle). See New Castle.                        31 5S 90W
Charcoal                                                    Chaffee                              Settlement   3,14
         Site 1. Est. by 1885. NE of Helena. SE of Midway. Just W of Trout Creek Pass.                        23 14S 78W
Charcoal                                                    Chaffee                              Station      14
          Site 2. On D&RGW. Next station W of Poncha Junction.                                                5 49N 8E
Charcoal Center                                          Eagle                                   Unknown      14
          See Frying Pan City.
Charles                                                  Mesa                                    Station      14
          On D&RGW.
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Charles Baubien Claim No. 4                                    Costilla                            Misc         3
          Est. by 1885. Land Grant. SW of Fort Garland.
Charter Oak                                                    Clear Creek                         Mine         3
            Silver Creek area mine.
Chase                                                          Gilpin                              Mine         3
            A Russell Gulch area mine.
Chase (Chase Meadow)                                     Park                                      Settlement   12,14
         Post Office 1892-1911. RR station named Weller.                                                        7 7S 73W
Chatauqua                                                      Summit                              Mine         3
            A Franklin area mine.
Chatfield                                                      Arapahoe/Jefferson                  Station      3,6,14
            Existed 1892-1897. RR stop on C&S. 3 mi SW of Littleton.                                            31 5S 68W
Chatoa (Grover, Catoga, Chatoga)                               Weld                                Settlement   1,3
          Post Office est. 1885.
Chatoga (Catoga, Chatoa, Grover)                               Weld                                Settlement   3,14
            Post Office est. 1885. 1 mi N of Grover.                                                            32 11N 61W
Chattanooga (Congress, Sheridan Junction)                      San Juan                            Settlement   1,3,12,14
            Est. in 1870s. Post Office 1883-1894. 11 mi NW of Silverton.                                        27 42N 8W
Chautauqua                                                     Boulder                             Unknown      14
                                                                                                                1 1S 71W
Chedsey                                                        Jackson                             Settlement   12,14
            Post Office 1917-1918.
Cheen                                                          Douglas                             Settlement   3
           Est. by 1923. 10 mi E of Greenland.
Cheeseman                                                   Jefferson                              Camp         6
           Post Office 1900-1904. Near Cheeseman Reservoir.
Cheesman                                                    Jefferson                              Camp         12,14
           Post Office 1900-1904. Construction camp for Cheesman Dam.                                           1 10S 71W
Chelila (Chilili)                                           Las Animas                             Unknown      14
            Another spelling for Chilili.
Chelsea                                                        Logan                               Station      3,14
            Est. by 1892. On BN. 8 mi SW of Sterling.                                                           ? 7N 54W
Chemiso                                                        Hinsdale/San Juan                   Settlement   14
            See Antelope Springs, Mineral Co.
Chemung                                                   Cheyenne                         X       Settlement   3,12,14
         RR Post Office on UP, 1906-1910. 5 mi E of Arapahoe.                                                   10 14S 42W
Cheney Center (Cheneycenter)                              Prowers                          X       Settlement   3,12,14
         Est. abt 1886. Rural Post Office 1917-1936. 15 mi S of Holly.                                          15 25S 42W
Chenoa                                                      Weld/Logan                             Settlement   3,12,14
         Rural Post Office 1886-1895. On wagon road btwn Haxtun & Fleming.                                      9 7N 48W
Chenoweth                                                   Elbert                                 Settlement   3,6,12,14
          Rural Post Office 1897-1900. 5 mi W of Fondis. (Some disagreement).                                   ? 9S 62W
Cheraw                                                        Otero                        X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
          Platted 1906. On AT&SF. Post Office 1910 on.                                                          25 22S 55W
Cherokee (Stonewall, Ten-Mile)                                Larimer                              Station      3,14
          Stage station on Overland route. See Stonewall. 6 mi N of The Forks.
Cherokee City (Agricola, Latham, Fort Latham)                 Weld                                 Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1862-1863. First called Agricola, then Cherokee City, then Latham.                        14 5N 65W
Cherokee Park (Saint Cloud)                                   Larimer                      X       Settlement   3,12,14
           Est. by 1885. Post Office 1913-1933, with gap.                                                       21 11N 72W
Cherrelyn (Cherrylyn)                                          Arapahoe                            Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1894-1916. S of Englewood.                                                               10 5S 68W
Cherry                                                         Douglas                             Settlement   3,12,14
           Rural Post Office 1900-1920. 10 mi E of Larkspur.                                                    6 10S 65W
Cherry Creek                                                  Arapahoe                             Settlement   1,3,6,12,14
           Stage station (12-mile) & Post Office 1869-1886. Across creek from Melvin.                           18 5S 66W
Cherry Hills Village                                          Arapahoe                             Settlement   6,14
           Est. 1940. Platted 1945.                                                                             Sev 5S 68W
Cherry Knolls                                                 Arapahoe                             Settlement   14
           Just E of Southglenn.
Cherry Valley                                                 Arapahoe                             Station      3,6,14
           Stage station on Smoky Hill South stage route. Before 12 Mile House.                                 19 5S 66W
Cherrydale                                                    La Plata                             Settlement   14
           Village.
Cherrylyn (Cherrelyn)                                         Arapahoe                             Settlement   6,14
         Post Office 1894-1916. See Cherrelyn.
Cherrywood Village                                             Arapahoe                            Settlement   14
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            SE of Littleton & S of Southglenn.
Chester                                                           Saguache                            Station      3,14
            Est. by 1923. On D&RGW. 7 mi E of Sargents.                                                            33 48N 6E
Cheyenne Pass                                                     El Paso                             Settlement   14


Cheyenne Wells                                               Douglas                                  Settlement   12,14
         Site 1. Post Office 1869-1870. 5 mi N of present town (Site 2).
Cheyenne Wells                                              Greenwood/Cheyenne            X   X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
         Site 2. Had stage station. Post Office 1876-1895 & 1895 on. Platted 1888.                                 20 14S 44W
Chicago                                                           Gunnison                            Mine         2
            At Ohio City.
Chicago-Colorado Colony (Longmont)                                Boulder                             Settlement   1,14
          Organized in 1870. 50,000 acres.
Chicken Hill                                                      Lake                                Mine         3
            A Leadville area mine.
Chicken Hill                                                      Lake                                Settlement   3
          Section of Leadville. Near California Gulch.
Chico                                                             Pueblo                              Station      3,14
            Est. by 1882. On AT&SF. 9 mi NW of Boone. N of AT&SF track.                                            31 20S 63W
Chico Basin                                                       El Paso                             Settlement   3,14
          Est. by 1909. 9 mi E of Wigwam.                                                                          33 17S 63W
Chicosa (Chicosa Junction)                                        Las Animas                          Station      3,12,14
          Est. by 1882. Post Office 1890-1910, with gaps. 1 mi NE of Forbes Junction.                              35 31S 64W
Chief                                                        Conejos                                  Mine         3
          A Platoro area mine.
Chief Ouray                                                  Ouray                                    Mine         3,13
            An Ouray area mine.
Chihuahua                                                      Summit                                 Camp         3,12,13,14
           Post Office 1880-1892. On Snake River. Near Montezuma.                                                  24 5S 76W
Chihuahua                                                      Summit                                 Mine         3
           A Peru area mine.
Chilcott                                                       Pueblo                                 Ranch        3,14
           Site 1. Est. by 1884. Chilcott Ranch. 14 mi NE of Pueblo.                                               2 24S 68W
Chilcott (Chilcott S. M.)                                      Pueblo                                 Settlement   3,12,14
           Site 2. Post Office 1884-1890. Called Chilcott S. M. S of Beulah.                                       ? 19S 62W
Child's (Church's, Twelve Mile House)                          Jefferson                              Station      1,14
           3 mi S of Broomfield. Church's Stage Station on Overland Stage Route.
Childs Park                                                    Hinsdale                               Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1912-1919. Another location 15 42N 5W.                                                      12 42N 5W
Child's Ranch                                               Hinsdale                                  Ranch        3
           Private ranch at mouth of Wager Gulch.
Chile Springs                                                    Park                                 Settlement   1
             Near Como (1896)
Chilelilla (Chilili)                                             Las Animas                           Settlement   3,14
             Platted 1887. No Post Office. Mainly a siding. See Chilili.
Chiletilla (Chilili)                                             Las Animas                           Unknown      14
             Along Purgotoire River. 3 mi NE of Trinidad. Another spelling for Chilili.                            4 33S 63W
Chili                                                            Las Animas                           Unknown      14
             On D&RGW.                                                                                             5 33S 63W
Chilili (Chilelilla)                                             Las Animas                           Settlement   3,14
             Platted 1887. No Post Office. Mainly a siding. See Chili also.
Chimayosas (Jansen)                                      Las Animas                                   Settlement   3
         Early Spanish settlement. Renamed Jansen in 1902.
Chimney                                                  Gunnison                                     Mine         3
         A Vulcan area mine.
Chimney Gulch                                              Jefferson                                  Station      3,6,14
         Est. by 1885. 2 mi E of Guy Gulch. 2 mi W of Golden.                                                      6 4S 70W
Chimney Rock (Piedre, Dyke)                                Archuleta                          X       Settlement   1,3,12,14
          Est. abt 1880. Post Office 1950 on, moved from Dyke. Near Ouray.                                         8 34N 4W
Chinaman's Gulch                                           Park                                       Settlement   3
          Chinese town. Along S. bank of the Platte.
Chinatown                                                  Gilpin                                     Settlement   3
          2 mi below Black Hawk. On Clear Creek.
Chinn City (Silver Creek, Chinnston, Chinnton)           Clear Creek                                  Settlement   3,13,14
           Also Chin Town. On Columbian Mountain near Lawson.
Chipeta                                                  Delta                            X           Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1895. On D&RGW. 7 mi SE of Delta.                                                           17 51N 10W
Chipeta (Independence)                                   Pitkin                                       Settlement   2,12,14
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              Post Office 1899. 17 mi SE of Aspen. Townsite of Independence.                                              12 11S 83W
Chipeta (Naturita)                                                 Montrose/Gunnison                         Settlement   3,12,14
              Site 1. Post Office 1881-1882. Changed to Naturita. S of Naturita.                                          19 46N 15W
Chipeta (Vancorum)                                                 Montrose                                  Settlement   14
              Site 2. On San Miguel River near mouth of Naturita River. Present location Vancorum.                        23 46N 16W
Chipita Park                                               El Paso                                       X   Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1935-ca1981. 1 mi SE of Green Mountain Falls.                                                      16 13S 68W
Chippewa                                                           Lake                                      Mine         3
              A Leadville area mine.
Chivington                                                         Kiowa                             X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
              Post Office 1887 on. Railroad boomtown.                                                                     3 19S 46W
Chloride                                                           Summit                                    Unknown      14
              4 mi S of Breckenridge.                                                                                     18 7S 77W
Chloride (Ashcroft, Highland)                                      Lake/Pitkin                               Settlement   3,12,14
              Est. by 1879. Post Office 1881-1882. Formerly Ashcroft. Re-named Highland.                                  32 11S 84W
Chloride King                                                      Gunnison                                  Mine         3
              A Pitkin area mine.
Christione                                                         Saguache                                  Settlement   14
              Est. by 1873. 5 mi S of San Isabel. Post Office spelled Cristonie, also Christo.                            20 28S 70W
Chromo (Price)                                                     Archuleta                         X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
              Post Office 1885 on. First name was Price (but a different location).                                       4 32N 1E
Chrysolite                                                        Lake                                       Mine         2,3,13
           A Leadville area mine.
Chrysolite (Chrysolite Junction)                            Lake                                             Station      14
           On D&RG. NE corner of Leadville.                                                                               19 9S 79W
Chubbs Hotel (Ranch, Dolomite, Divide)                      Chaffee                                          Ranch        14
           First name Chubbs Ranch, second Dolomite, third Divide.                                                        27 13S 77S
Chula Vista                                                 Boulder                                          Unknown      14
                                                                                                                          3 1S 72W
Church (Church's, Childs, Twelve Mile House)                 Jefferson                                       Station      6
          Ranch & stage station. 3 mi S of current Broomfield location. Also known as Childs.
Churches Brick Yard (Mandalay Gardens)                       Jefferson                                       Station      14
              Est. by 1885. Colo. Central Station. N of Golden. Same as Mandalay Gardens.
Churchs                                                      Elbert                                          Station      14
          Stage Station on Smoky Hill Route at Dry Creek.
Church's (Church, Child's, 12 Mile House)                    Jefferson                                       Station      1,14
          Stage Station. 3 mi S of Broomfield. 3 seperate RR stations.                                                    14 2S 69W
Cima                                                         La Plata                                        Station      1,3,14
          D&RG stop in Durango area. Some mining.                                                                         32 36N 11W
Cima                                                         Las Animas                                      Station      3,14
              AT&SF Stop. Btwn Wootton and Morley.
Cimarron                                                   Hinsdale                                          Settlement   14
         Est. by 1881. On the Cimarron River. 18 mi NW of Lake City.                                                      36 45N 6W
Cimarron                                                   Montrose                                  X   X   Settlement   1,3,12,14
         Est. abt 1875. Post Office 1883 on. D&RGW town. On the Gunnison River.                                           5 48N 6W
Cimarron                                                           San Miguel                                Mine         3,13
         A Pandora area mine.
Cimmaron City                                                      Baca                                      Settlement   3,14
         Platted 1927.                                                                                                    26 34S 48W
Cimmaron Hills                                                     El Paso                                   Settlement   3
         E of Colorado Springs.
Cincinnatti                                               Summit                                             Mine         3
         A Lincoln area mine.
Cinnamon Pride                                            Gunnison                                           Mine         2
         At Crystal.
Citadel                                                   Douglas                                            Station      3,14
         Site 2. RR stop on D&RGW. 1 mi N of Castle Rock.                                                                 36 7S 67W
Citadel                                                   Douglas                                            Unknown      14
              Site 1. Est. by 1877.                                                                                       33 7S 68W
Citizen                                                     Gunnison                                         Camp         3
           Est. by 1897. Small. Around Baldwin or preceded Baldwin.
City of Destiny (Gillett)                                   Teller                                           Settlement   3
           Name used for Gillett.
City of Gold (Telluride)                                           San Miguel                                Settlement   3
           Also had a nickname of To-Hell-You-Ride.
City of Mines (Victor)                                             Teller                                    Settlement   3,14
           Early name for Victor.                                                                                         29 15S 69W
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CK&N Loading                                                   Fremont                       Station      14
        Est. by 1913. On D&RG.                                                                            1 29S 66W
Clanda                                                         Las Animas                    Settlement   3,12,14
             Rural Post Office 1920-1926. 20 mi W of Delhi.                                               30 26S 62W
Clanes Park                                                    Lake                  X       Settlement

Clara                                                          Boulder                       Mine         3,13
           An Eldora mine.
Clarasdorf (Camp Rogers)                                       Boulder                       Camp         1
          4 mi W of Boulder, in Middle Boulder Creek.
Claremont (Stratton)                                           Kit Carson                    Settlement   3,12,14
             Post Office 1888-1906. Changed to Stratton.                                                  36 8 47W
Clarence (Marble)                                           Gunnison                         Settlement   3,12,13,14
          Post Office 1892. Moved from Marble, returned to Marble.                                        26 11S 88W
Clark                                                          Routt                 X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
             Post Office 1889 on.                                                                         28 9N 85W
Clark                                                         Weld                           Station      3,6,14
             Est. by 1909. On GW. 2 mi W of Johnstown. A siding.                                          7 4N 67W
Clark Colony                                                   Arapahoe                      Settlement   3,6,14
          Platted in 1892. No Post Office. Located near the Arapahoe Ditch.
Clarks Ranch                                                 Moffat                          Ranch        14
                                                                                                          24 7N 96W
Clarkson                                                       Grand                         Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1892-1898.                                                                          ? 2N 80W
Clarkson (Clarkston)                                         Boulder                         Settlement   1,3,6,14
          Est. by 1897. N of Broomfield. No Post Office. On DU&P.                                         14 1S 69W
Clarkston                                                    Mesa                            Unknown      14
             On D&RGW, Unitah RR.                                                                         19 9S 103W
Clarkville                                                       Yuma                X       Settlement   3,4,12,14
             Est. 1933. Post Office 1938-1954. 17 mi NE of Yuma.                                          20 5N 47W
Claud                                                            Elbert                      Settlement   3,6,12,14
             Rural Post Office 1882-1888. 10 mi S of Deer Trail.                                          5 7S 60W
Claud                                                            Gunnison                    Settlement   3
           Est. by 1887. W of Crested Butte on Slate River. Could be Cloud City?
Clay                                                          Jefferson                      Unknown      14
           On D&RGW.                                                                                      19 2S 70W
Clay                                                          Pueblo                         Station      3,14
           On D&RGW. S of Marnel.                                                                         14 23S 65W
Clay Pit (Larkspur)                                           Douglas                        Settlement   3,14
             A Stage Station near Larkspur.
Claybank                                                       Larimer                       Station      14
             On C&S.                                                                                      23 11N 68W
Clayer                                                         Mesa                          Settlement   14
             A village.
Clayton                                                        Weld                          Settlement   14
          3 mi E of Erie. 12 mi WSW of Ft. Lupton.
Clayton Coal Camp                                          Weld                              Camp         14
          On UP.                                                                                          16 1N 68W
Claytonia                                                  Saguache                          Camp         3,12,14
          Post Office 1881-1892. SE of Bonanza. Near Clayton Cone.                                        27 46N 8E
Clear Creek                                                Chaffee                           Unknown      14
           On CM.                                                                                         5 12S 79W
Clear Creek                                                  Hinsdale                        Station      14
           On Clear Creek. Stage line Lake City to Antelope Springs.
Clear Creek Junction                                         Jefferson                       Station      3,14
           At D&IM & C&S junction. 1 mi S of Arvada.                                                      ? 3S 69W
Clearwater                                                   Weld                            Settlement   12,14
             Post Office 1862-1864. Moved from Julesburgh Site 1. Moved to Site 2.
Cleatamore (Cletemore)                                         Lake                          Settlement   3
           See Cletemore.
Cleator Mine                                                   Lake                          Mine         14

Cleator Mine Gulch                                             Lake                          Camp         14
           See Finntown.
Clelland                                                       Fremont                       Unknown      14
        On AT&SF.                                                                                         7 19S 69W
Clemmons (Schley)                                              Elbert                        Settlement   3,12,14
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            Post Office 1882-1898. 15 mi N of Elizabeth. PO moved to Schley, 1898.                              3 6S 64W
Cleopatra                                                          Chaffee                         Mine         3
            N of Salida.
Cleopatra                                                          Mineral                         Mine         3

Cleora (Bale's Station)                                            Lake/Chaffee                    Settlement   3,12,14
            Post Office 1876-1882. Supply point for camps. Same section as Bale Station.                        9 49N 9E
Clermont                                                           Elbert                          Settlement   3,6,12,14
            Site 2. Rural Post Office 1881-1883. 6 mi W of Sidney. 9 mi SW of Elbert.                           25 10S 65W
Clermont (Old Elbert)                                              Elbert                          Settlement   14
            Site 1. Location of Old Elbert.                                                                     15 10S 65W
Cletemore (Cleatamore)                                     Lake                                    Settlement   3
          Tiny community at entrance to Stray Horse Gulch.
Cleveholm (Redstone)                                               Pitkin                          Settlement   3,13
         Primarily a 40-room inn & village. See Redstone.
Cleveland                                                          Eagle/Summit                    Settlement   14
            Post Office 1883-1884. On D&RGW.                                                                    24 6S 81W
Cleveland                                                          Lake                            Mine         3
            A Leadville area mine.
Cleveland                                                          Las Animas                      Station      14
            Stage Coach station.                                                                                ? 32S 54W
Cleveland                                                          Mesa                            Settlement   3,14
          Est. by 1884. Had Fruita Post Office for a short time. On S side of Fruita.
Cleveland                                                      Otero                               Settlement   14


Cleveland                                                          Saguache                        Mine         3,13
            A Crestone-Liberty area mine.
Cleveland                                                          San Juan                        Mine         3
            Silverton area mine.
Cleveland                                                          San Miguel                      Mine         3,13
            Telluride area (or other mines).
Cleveland (Bell's Camp)                                    Eagle                                   Camp         3,12
          Founded 1880. Post Office 1885-1886. Btwn Redcliff and Gilman.
Cleveland (Verdemont)                                      Custer                                  Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1885-1886. 6 mi NW of Ula. Early name for Verdemont?                                      1 21S 73W
Cliff                                                      Boulder                                 Settlement   14
          On D&RGW. Name for Pinecliffe.                                                                        27 1S 72W
Cliff                                                      Clear Creek                             Mine         3
            NW of Georgetown.
Cliff                                                              Fremont                         Unknown      14
            On Arkansas River at mouth of Royal Gorge.                                                          36 18S 71W
Cliff                                                                Gilpin                        Settlement   14
             The part of Pinecliffe that is S of the River in Gilpin Co.                                        27 1S 72W
Cliff (Cliffdale)                                                    Jefferson                     Settlement   3,12,14
            Post Office 1889-1923, with gap. Changed to Cliffdale. W of Pine.                                   30 7S 71W
Cliff (Redcliff(e))                                                Eagle                           Settlement   3,14
            First name for Redcliffe. See Redcliffe.                                                            19 6S 80W
Cliff Camp                                                         Montrose                        Camp         14
            Est. by 1916. On Dolores River.                                                                     24 48N 18W
Cliff Spur                                                         Larimer                         Station      14
            2 mi N of Stout. 10 mi SW of Fort Collins.
Cliffdale (Cliff)                                             Jefferson                            Settlement   6,12,14
            Post Office 1923-1933. Formerly Cliff.                                                              30 7S 71W
Clifford (Bald Mountain)                                      Gilpin                               Camp         3,14
            Est. by 1876. At head of York Gulch. SW of Central City. Same as Bald Mtn.                          11 3S 73W
Clifford (Mirage)                                             Lincoln                      X       Station      3,12,14
            Post Office 1908-1918. On UP. 8 mi SE of Hugo. Mirage was RR name.                                  32 11S 53W
Clifton                                                       Boulder                              Station      3,6,14
            Est. by 1884. RR stop on UP. 6 mi E of Boulder.
Clifton                                                       Lake                                 Camp         3,14
            At Shields Mill on Sugar Loaf Mtn. 2.5 mi above Soda Springs.                                       22 8S 79W
Clifton                                                       Mesa                         X   X   Station      1,3,12,14
           Est. 1882. On D&RGW. Post Office 1900 on.                                                            2 1S 1E
Clifton (Westcliffe)                                          Custer                               Settlement   2,13,14
           Post Office est. 1881. 46 mi SW of Canon City. First name for Westcleffe.                            17 22S 72W
Clifton Camp (Shavano)                                        Chaffee                              Camp         3,14
           Early name for Shavano. See Shavano.                                                                 10 50W 6E
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Climax                                                        Park                                    Mine         3
          A Puma area mine.
Climax (Fremont Pass)                                         Lake                            X   X   Settlement   1,3,12,14
           Post Office 1887-1898 & 1917 on. Small camp during Leadville boom.                                      11 8S 79W
Climax Camp                                                   Mesa                                    Camp         14
           A Uranium Camp.                                                                                         12 50N 18W
Clines                                                        Gunnison                                Unknown      14
           Est. by 1882. On the Cimarron River.
Clinton                                                       Custer                                  Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1879-1881. Stage stop, Post Office, sawmill. 9 mi NW of Sliver Park.                        ? 21S 71W
Clinton                                                       Hinsdale                                Mine         3,13
           A Sherman area mine.
Clinton (Gilman)                                              Eagle                                   Settlement   3,13,14
           Early name for Clinton. See Gilman.                                                                     13 6S 81W
Clinton City                                                  Summit                                  Settlement   3,14
           S of Kokomo. Absorbed.                                                                                  23 7S 79W
Clipper                                                       Ouray                                   Mine         3,13
           An Ouray area mine.
Clonmell (Cramer)                                             Fremont                                 Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1898-1901. Changed to Cramer.                                                               3 18S 69W
Cloud                                                         Larimer                                 Unknown      14
                                                                                                                   28 11N 72W
Cloud (Cloud City)                                            Gunnison                                Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1881. 4 mi up Slate River from Crested Butte. On Slate Creek.                               20 13S 86W
Cloud City (Leadville)                                        Lake                                    Settlement   1,3,14
           A name for Leadville. See Leadville.
Cloud Crest                                                   Jefferson                               Settlement   6
          D&SP Post Office 1882-1883.
Cloudcrest (Ferndale)                                         Jefferson                               Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1916-1918. 2 mi S of Foxton. Ferndale and Argyle in same section.                            29 7S 70W
Clover                                                       Huerfano                                 Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1912-1922. N of Farisita. On Turkey Creek.                                                   33 25S 69W
Clover                                                       Mesa                                     Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1895 & 1898-1902.
Cloverdale Mine                                                                                       Mine         8
          On Eagle Peak in Sangre de Cristo, Wet Mtn. Valley side.
Cloverly                                                      Weld                                    Station      3,6,14
          Est. by 1923. On UP. 4 mi W of Gill.                                                                     26 6N 65W
Club Camp                                                     Montrose                                Camp         14
          Est. by 1916.                                                                                            33 48N 17W
Clucas (Morse)                                                Prowers                                 Station      3,14
           On AT&SF. 6 mi E of Lamar. Earlier known as Morse.                                                      31 22S 45W
Clyde                                                       Boulder                                   Mine         3
           At Hurricane Hill. N of Nederland.
Clyde (Seward)                                              Baca/Las Animas                           Settlement   3,12,14
           Rural Post Office 1889-1890 & 1913-1920.                                                                25 31S 48W
Clyde (Seward)                                              Teller                            X       Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1899-1900 & 1901-1909. 15 mi E of Cripple Creek. Formerly Seward.                           20 15S 68W
Coal (King Mine)                                            Park                                      Settlement   14
          Est. by 1882. On DSP&P. Same as King Mine.                                                               13 9S 76W
Coal Banks (Coal Creek)                                       Fremont                                 Unknown      14
          On D&RGW. Where Coal Creek is now.
Coal Basin Coal Mine                                          Pitkin                                  Mine         3
          A Placita area mine.
Coal Branc Junction                                          Park                                     Station      14
          On C&S, DSP&P. Close to King Mine.                                                                       26 8S 76W
Coal Camp                                                    Chaffee                                  Camp         14
          Est. by 1882. On DSP&P.                                                                                  27 15S 80W
Coal Creek                                                   Arapahoe                                 Station      3,6,14
          Stage station on Smoky Hill North stage route. Btwn Box Elder & Toll Gate.
Coal Creek                                                  Boulder                                   Settlement   3,6,12,14
          Post Office 1864-1873. Less than 1 mi W of Louisville.                                                   5 1S 69W
Coal Creek                                                  Jefferson                                 Station      3,6
          Est. by 1909. On D&RG. 1 mi S of Plainview.                                                              13 2S 71W
Coal Creek (Coalcreek)                                      Fremont                                   Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1873-1894 & 1964 on. Formerly Coalcreek, changed to Coalcreek.                               30 19S 69W
Coal Creek Junction                                         Fremont                                   Station      3
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            Est. by 1887. Stop on D&RG. 3 mi NE of Coal Creek.
Coal Creek PO (Copperdale PO)                                  Jefferson                                Settlement   6
            5 mi W of Plainview. At same site as Copperdale PO.
Coal Creek Store                                               Jefferson                                Store        14
          Same section as Crescent Park.                                                                             4 2S 71W
Coal Mine                                                      Jefferson                                Settlement   3,6
          Est. by 1923. E of Plainview. Close to Rocky Flats.
Coal Mine (Midland Mine)                                      Garfield                                  Mine         14
            On a spur from Sunlight Junction.                                                                        5 8S 89W
Coal Mine (Midland Mine)                                   Garfield                                     Station      14
          Est. by 1895. On CM. On a spur from Sunlight Junction.                                                     5 8S 89W
Coal Mines                                                     La Plata                                 Mine         3
            Btwn Hesperus and Durango.
Coal Mines (Lincoln Park)                                      Fremont                                  Mine         3
           Est. by 1885. Early name for Lincoln Park.
Coal Oil Springs                                               Archuleta                                Settlement   3
            Est. by 1885. 7 mi E of Price.
Coal Park (Coalpark)                                       Boulder                                      Settlement   6,14
           On B&W. Post Office 1890-1895. Spelling changed to Coalpark.                                              1 1S 69W
Coal View                                                      Routt                                    Station      3
           Est. by 1923. At site of Haybro. May have been early name.
Coal Ville                                                    Fremont                                   Unknown      14
           Est. by 1881. On D&RG spur. S of Florence.
Coalbasin                                                      Pitkin                                   Settlement   12,14
            Post Office 1901-1909.                                                                                   5 10S 89W
Coalby                                                      Delta                                       Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1906-1912.                                                                                     11 13S 95W
Coalcreek (Coal Creek, Williamsburg)                        Fremont                           X     X   Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. 1872. Post Office 1894-1964. Coal mining town. Formerly Coal Creek.                                   30 19S 69W
Coaldale (DePauls, Palmer)                                  Fremont                           X         Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. 1884. Post Office 1891 on. First coal mining camp called DePauls. See next record.                    33 48N 11E
Coaldale (Hendricks, Pleasanton, Palmer, plus)                Fremont                                   Settlement   14
          Orignally Hayden Creek, also Hendricks & Pleasanton. Also named Du Paines & Palmer.                        33 48N 11E
Coalmont                                                      Jackson                          X    X   Settlement   3,12,14
          Est 1911. Post Office 1912-1983. Early strip-mining town.                                                  23 7N 81W
Coalmont Strip Mines                                          Jackson                                   Mine         3
           At Coalmont.
Coalridge (Vulcan)                                          Garfield                                    Station      3,12,14
           Post Office 1889-1893. Changed to Vulcan. 3 mi E of New Castle.                                           6 6S 90W
Coalton                                                     Boulder                                     Unknown      14
           On C&S.                                                                                                   28 1S 69W
Coalview                                                    Routt                                       Settlement   14
            Site 2. On D&RGW spur.                                                                                   23 6N 87W
Coalview                                                      Routt                                     Station      3,12
            Site 1. Post Office 1916-1921. Moved from Junction City. 5 mi W of Milner.                               13 6N 87W
Coan? Tunnel                                                   Boulder                                  Tunnel       13
         Est. by 1908. A Crisman area tunnel of 2,000 ft.
Coarse Gold Settlement                                   Jefferson                                      Settlement   1,14
         Small mining town near the Moffat Road & Corona Pass.
Cobbler                                                  Dolores                                        Mine         13
         A Rico area mine.
Coburn                                                   Delta                                X         Settlement   3,14
         On D&RGW. 2 mi SW of Paonia.                                                                                11 14S 92W
Cochem                                                   Chaffee                                        Settlement   3,12,14
            Post Office 1897-1899. In Turret-Whitehorn area.                                                         ? 50N 10E
Cochetopa                                                      Saguache/Gunnison                        Settlement   3,12,14
          Site 1. Post Office 1877-1916, with gaps. On Cochetopa Trail. Buffalo Gate.                                17 49N 2E
Cochetopa                                                      Saguache/Gunnison              X         Settlement   3,14
          Site 2. Est. by 1923. NE of Site 1. In same location as Cuerin.                                            33 47N 2E
Cochran                                                        Hinsdale                                 Unknown      14
                                                                                                                     31 41N 4W
Cockleburr Springs                                             El Paso                                  Settlement   1


Cockrell                                                       Conejos                                  Settlement   3,12,14
            Post Office 1879-1892. NW of Capulin.                                                                    14 36N 6E
Codfish                                                        Lake                                     Mine         3
            A Leadville area mine.
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Codo                                                              Huerfano                             Station      1,14
            D&RGW station near LaVeta.                                                                              30 29S 69W
Cody                                                              Washington                           Unknown      14
                                                                                                                    ? 2N 53W
Cody Park                                                         Jefferson                            Unknown      14
                                                                                                                    7 4S 70W
Coeur D'Alene                                                     Gilpin                               Mine         3
          A Central City mine.
Coffee Pot Springs                                                Garfield                             Station      3
         Stopover for supply haulers from Dotsero to Carbonate.
Cohen's Spur                                               Park                                        Station      14
            Est. by 1913. On DSP&P or C&S. 4 mi SW of Garos.                                                        29 11S 76W
Coke Oven(s)                                                      Montrose                             Settlement   3,14
         Est. by 1924. W of Naturita.                                                                               27 46N 16W
Coke Ovens                                                        Dolores                     X        Station      3,14
            Est. by 1924. On RGS. 4 mi NE of Burns. Same site as Murphys?                                           6 40N 10W
Coke Ovens                                                        Las Animas                           Unknown      14
         On D&RGW.                                                                                                  4 33S 63W
Cokedale                                                    Las Animas                        X    X   Settlement   3,12,14
            Post Office 1906 on. Station on D&RGW. Coal mining settlement.                                          25 33S 65W
Cokedale                                                          Montrose                             Station      1
            RR station on CO&WY RR. Near Trinidad. Died 1947.
Cold Creek                                                   Arapahoe                                  Station      14
          Station & Toll Gate on Julesburg-Denver cut-off road.
Cold Park                                                    Eagle                                     Settlement   14
          Up Homestake Creek.                                                                                       ? 7S 81W
Cold Spring(s)                                               Boulder                                   Mine         3,13
            W of Rowena.
Cole                                                              Kit Carson                           Settlement   3,12,14
            Rural Post Office 1907-1919. 15 mi S of Burlington.                                                     8 11S 43W
Cole                                                      Larimer                                      Settlement   14
        Est. by 1911. On Cabin Creek. 2 mi SE Longs Peak Inn.
Coleman                                                   Weld                                X        Settlement   3,6,12,14
        Country Post Office 1915-1919. 10 mi SW of Sligo.
Coleridge                                                         Jefferson                            Station      14
            On D&I.
Coley's Smelter                                                   Summit                               Mill         3
            A Saints John area mining operation.
Coleyville (Saints John, St. Johns)                               Summit                               Settlement   2,3,13,14
            Est. by 1861. Post Office 1876-1881. 1 mi SW of Montezuma. Later called Saints John.                    34 5S 76W
Colfax                                                       Douglas                                   Settlement   12,14
            Post Office 1862-1863.
Colfax                                                       Fremont/Custer                            Unknown      14
            Another site?                                                                                           29 44N 72W
Colfax                                                       Jefferson/Denver                          Settlement   3,14
            Est. 1891. W of Denver. Annexed by Denver 1897.
Colfax (Blumenau)                                           Fremont/Custer                             Settlement   3,12,14
           Est. 1869. Post Office 1870-1879. Moved to Blumenau. German settlement.                                  17 23S 72W
Colina (Collina, Colinas)                                   La Plata                                   Station      3,14
           On D&RGW. 2 mi N of Oxford.                                                                              5 34N 8W
Collbran (Hawkhurst)                                        Mesa                              X    X   Settlement   3,12,14
           Est. 1891. Post Office 1892 on. Original name Hawkhurst.                                                 35 9S 95W
College Hill                                                Jefferson                                  Station      3,14
           Est. by 1920. On D&I. 2 mi E of Semper.
College View                                                Arapahoe                                   Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1946-1948. Rural Station of Denver.
Colligan                                                    Summit                                     Station      14
           Station on Dickey-Keystone branch of C&S.
Collins                                                           Baca                                 Store        14
            A store.                                                                                                32 34S 47W
Collins                                                     Fremont                                    Station      14
            Est. by 1894. On F&CC. N of Canon City. Btwn Adelaide & Wilbur.
Collins                                                     Las Animas                                 Station      14
            Est. by 1906. On C&S.
Collins                                                           San Juan                             Unknown      14
            Btwn Robin & Howardsville.                                                                              ? 41N 7W
Colmex                                                            La Plata                             Unknown      14
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           On D&RGW.                                                                                               7 32N 9W
Coloflats (Branson, Wilson, Wilson Switch)                   Las Animas                               Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1915-1918. First called Wilson, now Branson.                                                11 35S 58W
Colona                                                       Montrose                                 Unknown      14
           On D&RG. 1 mi N of Ouray Co. line, then moved south.                                                    6 47N 8W
Colona (Auroria, Laporte)                                  Nebraska Terr.                             Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1860-1861. Moved from Auroria. See Laporte.
Colona (Hotchkiss)                                           Ouray                        X   X       Settlement   3,14
           Post Office 1891-1943. 13 mi N of Ridgway.                                                              17 47N 8W
Colonel Settars                                              Park                                     Mine         3
           A Puma area mine.
Colons Ferry                                                 Costilla                                 Ferry        14
          Error in location which is listed 22 33N 11E.
Colony Bar (Masonville)                                      Clear Creek                              Settlement   14
           First name for Masonville.                                                                              32 3S 72W
Colora                                                       Gunnison                                 Mine         3
           A Gothic area mine.
Colorado                                                     Gilpin                                   Mine         13
           A Rollinsville area mine.
Colorado #2                                                  Lake                                     Mine         3
           A Leadville area mine.
Colorado (Colorado City)                                     El Paso                              x   Settlement   14
          Same as Colorado City.                                                                                   Sev 14S 67W
Colorado Chief                                               Lake                                     Mine         3
          A Leadville area mine.
Colorado City                                                El Paso                              x   Settlement   1,3,12,14
           Est. 1859. Post Office 1860-1917. Replaced by West End Station.
Colorado City                                                 Pueblo                          X       Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office est. in 1964. Rural branch of Pueblo. Btwn Greenhorn and Rye.                                Sev 24S 66W
Colorado City Fort                                            El Paso                                 Fort         9
          1864 to 1868 was maintained. In vicinity of Colorado Springs.
Colorado Junction (Hazard)                                    Larimer                                 Station      14
          On UP. Just W of Cheyenne, Wyoming.
Colorado Prince                                              Lake                                     Mine         13
          A Stumptown area mine.
Colorado Salt Works                                          Park                                     Hotel        14
          Platted 1875. Hotel & Saloon.                                                                            6 13S 76W
Colorado Seminary                                            Arapahoe                                 Other        14
                                                                                                                   24 4S 68W
Colorado Sierra                                              Gilpin                                   Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1966-1971 & 1977-1980. Branch of Golden. Burned down.                                        20 2S 72W
Colorado Springs (El Paso, Fountain Colony)                 El Paso                       X   X   X   Settlement   1,3,12,14
          Post Office 1871 on. Platted 1871. Also known as El Paso and Fountain Colony.                            Sev 13S 67W
Colorado State Mill (Red Rocks Mill)                        Boulder                                   Mill         1
          Early flour mill.
Colorow (Brown, Olathe)                                      Montrose                                 Settlement   1,14
          On D&RGW. Btwn Montrose and Delta. First name Brown, second Olathe.                                      10 50N 10W
Colorow (Coloraw)                                            Grand                                    Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. by 1869. Post Office 1882-1903. 6 mi SE of Kremmling.                                               9 1S 80W
Colorow Plaza (Vigil)                                        Las Animas                               Settlement   14
           Just W of Trinidad. On the Purgatoire.
Colson                                                       Chaffee                                  Station      14
           On D&RGW.
Colton                                                       San Miguel                               Unknown      14


Columbes (Columbus)                                          Boulder                                  Mine         3
         A Gold Hill mine.
Columbia                                                     Gilpin                                   Mine         3
           A Missouri City mine.
Columbia                                                     Kit Carson                               Settlement   3,14
           CRI&P RR town. Platted 1888. No Post Office.
Columbia                                                  Ouray                                       Settlement   14
         Est. by 1882. N of San Miguel River. Same as Columbia, San Miguel Co?
Columbia                                                  San Juan                                    Mine         3,13
         An Animas Forks area mine.
Columbia                                                  San Miguel                                  Mine         3,13
         A Pandora area mine.
Columbia #2                                                  Lake                                     Mine         3
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            A California Gulch mine.
Columbia (Columbia City, Ward)                                  Boulder                   Camp         1,3,14
          Once a settlement in Ward Dist. Another name for Ward. See Ward.
Columbia (Telluride)                                       San Miguel                     Settlement   3,13,14
            Est. by 1874. Originally called Columbia. Later Telluride (1881).                          36 43N 9W
Columbia Group                                                  Pitkin                    Mine         3
            An Ashcroft area mine.
Columbia Shale Camp                                             Garfield                  Camp         14
                                                                                                       16 5S 95W
Columbia Vein                                                   Boulder                   Mine         3,13
          A Ward area mine.
Columbian Mine/Lode                                             Boulder                   Mine         1
         W of Gold Hill.
Columbie-Victor Tunnel                                          Teller                    Tunnel       3
            An Arequa area mine.
Columbin                                                        Boulder                   Unknown      14
                                                                                                       24 1S 73W
Columbine                                                       Arapahoe                  Settlement   6,14
            Just W of Denver.                                                                          19 5S 68W
Columbine                                                       Chaffee                   Mine         3
            N of Vicksburg.
Columbine                                                       La Plata                  Station      3,14
            Small. Near lake and pass of same name.
Columbine                                                       Otero                     Settlement   14


Columbine                                                   Routt                 X   X   Settlement   2,3,12,13,14
          Est. 1895. Post Office 1896-1967. 5 mi N of Hahns Peak.                                      6 10N 85W
Columbine                                                   Teller                        Unknown      14
          Est. by 1906. On CS&CC. Now in Victor.                                                       29 15S 69W
Columbine                                                   Weld                          Settlement   14
          3 mi SE of Erie.
Columbine (Baxter Pass)                                         Garfield                  Station      3,14
         Est. by 1923. Stop on Uintah RR. N of Baxter Pass.                                            16 5S 103W
Columbine (Poudre Park)                                     Larimer                       Settlement   3,14
         Early name for Poudre Park. On Cache La Poudre River.                                         2 8N 71W
Columbine Lodge                                             Grand/Jackson                 Misc         3
         NW corner of county. Near Rabbit Ears Pass.
Columbine Valley                                                Arapahoe                  Settlement   6,14
         Inc. 1959. W of Littleton & Platte River.                                                     20 5S 68W
Columbus                                                        Chaffee                   Mine         13
         A Monarch area mine.
Columbus                                                        Chaffee                   Mine         3
         N of Garfield.
Columbus                                                        Chaffee                   Station      3,12,14
         Post Office 1882-1884. RR station near Babcock. 2 mi N of Lapis.                              27 50N 6E
Columbus                                                  Gilpin                          Mine         3
         SW of Bortonsburg.
Columbus                                                  La Plata                        Mine         3
         North of Eagle Pass.
Columbus                                                     La Plata                     Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1894-1903.                                                                       3 35N 7N
Colute (Coluta)                                              Routt                        Station      3,14
          Est. by 1923. On Uintah RR. Possibly in Rio Blanco (or another site).                        8 6N 87W
Comanche                                                     Adams                        Settlement   3,6,12,14
          Rural Post Office 1911-1923. 17 mi N of Strasburg.                                           2 1S 62W
Comargo (Camargo)                                            Custer                       Settlement   3,14
         Est. by 1922. E of Silver Park.                                                               36 21S 70W
Combs Junction                                                  Pueblo                    Station      14
         On MP.                                                                                        32 20S 64W
Comer                                                           Weld                      Station      3,6,14
         Est. by 1909. On C&S. 3 mi S of Windsor.                                                      23 6N 67W
Comet                                                           Clear Creek               Mine         3,13
          A North Empire area mine. And/or E of Georgetown.
Comfort (Deer Run)                                         Mesa                           Settlement   3
          Est. by 1887. Same site later known as Deer Run.
Coming Wonder                                              San Juan                       Mine         3
          Silverton area mine.
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Commador                                                     Alamosa                                      Unknown      14
                                                                                                                       4 29S 73W
Commerce City (Derby)                                      Adams                                  X       Settlement   3,6,12,14
        Inc. 1952. Post Office 1963 on. Formerly Derby. N of Denver.                                                   Sev 1S 67W
Commercial                                                   San Miguel                                   Mine         3
        A Fall Creek area mine.
Commodore                                                    Mineral                                      Mine         3
           N of Creede. Btwn E & W Willow Creeks.
Commodore Camp                                               Alamosa                                      Settlement   3
         Est. by 1889. At foot of Mt. Blanca. Near Zapata. Post Office.
Como (Stubbs Ranch)                                          Park                             X   X       Settlement   2,3,12,13,14
           Post Office 1879-1963. 10 mi NE of Fairplay. Became rural branch of Fairplay.                               33 8S 76W
Como-Breckenridge (C. B. Junction)                           Park                                         Station      3
           Est. by 1923. On C&S from Bailey.
Compromise Mine & Tunnel                                     Pitkin                                       Mine         3,13
           An Aspen area mine.
Comstock                                                     Chaffee                                      Unknown      14
           Est. by 1913. On DSP&P, C&S. On E ascent to Alpine Tunnel.                                                  25 51N 5E
Comstock                                                     Gilpin                                       Mine         3,13
           Gold Dirt area mine.
Comstock                                                     Park                                         Mine         3
           A Puma area mine.
Comstock                                                     Summit                                       Mine         3
           A Saints John area mine.
Comstock (Leadville)                                         Lake                                         Settlement   1


Comstock Mine                                                                                             Mine         8
          In La Plata Range. Near Parrott Peak.
Concentrator                                                 Custer                                       Station      14
          Est. by 1913. On D&RGW. N side of Westcliff.                                                                 7 22S 72W
Concentrator                                                   Pitkin                                     Station      3,14
          Est. by 1923. 4 mi NW of Aspen.                                                                              2 10S 85W
Concord                                                        Pueblo                                     Settlement   3,14
          Platted 1891. No Post Office. In approx. location of Blende.
Concord (Lascar)                                               Huerfano                                   Settlement   3,14
          First name for Lascar. See Lascar.                                                                           35 25S 66W
Concrete                                                       Fremont                        X           Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1908-1921. E of Portland.                                                                       21 19S 68W
Concrete                                                     Gilpin                                       Station      14
           Tram station in Prosser Gulch.                                                                              11 3S 73W
Concrete                                                 Huerfano                                         Settlement   3
           Est. by 1923. NW of La Veta. On D&RGW going over La Veta Pass.
Condon (Condon Corners, Congdon)                         Arapahoe/Yuma                                    Settlement   3,12,14
          1880 homestead. Post Office 1888-1892. Replaced by Vernon Post Office.                                       10 1S 44W
Conehita Junction                                        Huerfano                                         Station      14
          Est. by 1907. On D&RG, Rouse branch.                                                                         ? 28S 66W
Conejos (Guadaloupita, Guadalupe)                             Conejos                         X   X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. 1855. Post Office 1862 on. One of oldest towns in state.                                                19 33N 9E
Conejos Camp (Loynton, Stunner)                               Conejos                                     Camp         3,14
          4 mi W of Platoro. See Loynton.                                                                              5 36N 4E
Conejos Ferry                                                 Conejos                                     Station      3
          Est. by 1885. N of junction of Conejos River and the Rio Grande.
Conejos Mining District                                      Rio Grande                                   Mine         3
         Jasper area.
Conejos Paisaje                                              Conejos                          X           Settlement

Conell (Connell Creek)                                     Lincoln                                        Station      3
          On Smoky Hill South stage route. See Connell Creek.
Congdon (Condon)                                          Arapahoe/Yuma                                   Unknown      14
         Est. by 1913. Also known as Condon.                                                                           9 1S 44W
Conger                                                    Gunnison                                        Camp         3
         Est. by 1922. Along Spring Creek. NE of Almont.
Conger (Conger's Camp)                                    Summit                                          Settlement   3,12,13,14
         Est. by 1879. Post Office 1880-1881. Changed to Argentine. 3 mi S of Breckenridge.
Conger (Pallas)                                              Routt                                        Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1894-1895. Moved to Pallas.                                                                      4 3N 85W
Conger Mine/Lode                                             Boulder                                      Mine         1,3,14
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             SW of Sunshine. See Wolfram.
Congress                                                        Ouray                               Mine         3,13
             A Red Mountain area mine.
Congress                                                        San Juan                            Mine         3
             A Red Mountain area mine.
Congress (Chattanooga, Congress Town)                           San Juan                            Settlement   1,3,12,14
             Post Office 1883-1884. 11 mi NW of Silverton. On Congress Hill.
Conifer (Conifer Junction, Junction City, plus)           Jefferson                         X   X   Settlement   3,6,12,14
           Post Office 1894-1929 & 1960 on. Former names Hutchison, McNassar's Junction.                         23 6S 71W
Conifer Junction (Conifer, Junction City, plus)                 Jefferson                           Settlement   3
             Est. 1860. Also known as Hutchison-Bradford Junction.
Conleys Seat (Alfalfa, Griffith, Falfa)                         La Plata                            Settlement   14
             On D&RGW. First name Alfalfa, then Conley's Seat, then Griffith, then Falfa.                        2U 34N 9W
Connell Creek (Conell, Cornell, Cornett Creek)                  Lincoln                             Station      3,14
          Stage station on Smoky Hill South stage route.
Conners                                                         Jefferson                           Station      14
             On C&S.
Connors                                                         Arapahoe                            Unknown      14
             On C&S. At South Holly & Asbury Ave.                                                                30 4S 67W
Conoco                                                          Fremont                             Station      14
             On D&RGW.
Conomarr                                                        Pitkin                              Mine         3
             An Aspen area mine.
Conqueror                                                       Clear Creek                         Camp         3
             Near North Empire.
Conqueror                                                       Clear Creek                         Mine         2,3,13
         A North Empire area mine.
Conqueror Mining and Milling Company                            Clear Creek                         Mine         13
         A North Empire area operation.
Conqueror Tunnel                                                Clear Creek                         Tunnel       13
             A North Empire area tunnel.
Conrad                                                          Park                                Settlement   12,14
         Post Office 1897-1905.                                                                                  12 12S 72W
Conroe (Carlton)                                                Prowers                             Settlement   3,14
         Name for Carlton. Probably before 1887.                                                                 36 22S 45W
Conrow (Arbourville)                                            Chaffee                             Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1881-1882. Formerly Arbourville.                                                           25 50N 6E
Consol (Consul)                                           Huerfano                                  Station      3,14
          On D&RGW. 7 mi NW of Walsenburg.                                                                       14 27S 67W
Consol (McGuire)                                          Hinsdale                                  Unknown      14
          On D&RG. Same as McQuire, but site locations conflict.                                                 14 27S 67W
Consolidated                                              Huerfano                                  Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1905.
Consolidated                                                    Ouray                               Mine         3
          An Ouray area mine.
Consolidated                                                    Pitkin                              Mine         13
          An Aspen area mine.
Content                                                         La Plata                            Settlement   3,12,14
             Post Office 1901-1913. 8 mi W of Breen.                                                             1 34N 12W
Contention                                                      San Miguel                          Mine         3
          A Pandora area mine.
Continental                                                     Routt                               Station      14
          On D&RGW.
Cook                                                            Las Animas                          Station      14
             On C&S.
Cookville                                                Gunnison                                   Settlement   3,14
         Est. by 1887. On D&RGW. SE of Crooksville. On Tomichi Creek.                                            3 48N 3E
Cooley                                                   Garfield                                   Unknown      14
         On Unitah RR.                                                                                           27 7S 104W
Coon Creek                                               Lincoln                                    Station      3,14
          Station on Smoky Hill South stage route.
Coon Valley                                                     Kiowa                               Settlement   3,14
          Est. by 1892. 12 mi SW of Sheridan Lake.
Coon Valley                                                     Lake                                Mine         3
          A California Gulch mine.
Cooper                                                          Gunnison                            Unknown      14
             Est. by 1913. Btwn Castleton & Kubler. 9 mi S & 3 mi W of Crested Butte.                            8 15S 86W
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Cooper                                                          Morgan                             X       Station      3,14
             Est. by 1916. On UP. 6 mi NE of Snyder.                                                                    33 5N 55W
Cooper (Taylor)                                                 Summit                                     Settlement   14
             Post Office 1881-1882. Name changed to Taylor. Confusing, see Eagle Co. site.                              11 8S 80W
Cooper (Taylor, Tennessee Pass)                          Eagle/Lake                                        Camp         3,12,14
          Post Office 1881-1882 & 1886-1890. Changed to Taylor. Formerly Taylor.                                        11 8S 80W
Cooper City                                                     Boulder                                    Settlement   3
          Est. by 1887
Cooper's Camp                                                   Gunnison                                   Camp         3
             Est. by 1922. On North Italian Mountain. NE of Crested Butte.
Cooper's Camp                                                   Pitkin                                     Camp         3,14
             Est. in 1880s. Small camp around iron mines at Ashcroft. At head of Cooper's Creek.                        ? 11S 84W
Cooperstown (Cooperton, Satank, Carbondale)                     Garfield                                   Settlement   3,14
             Founded as Cooperstown in 1886. Renamed Satank, then Carbondale. See Satank.                               34 7S 88W
Coopersville                                                    Gunnison                                   Unknown      14
             In Galena Gulch near White Pine.
Cooperton(Rockford)                                             Garfield                                   Settlement   14
             Est. by 1888. Another name for Rockford.                                                                   28 7S 88W.
Cooperville                                                     Fremont                                    Unknown      14
                                                                                                                        9 19S 72W
Cope (Gray)                                                     Washington                         X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
         Post Office 1889 on. Moved from Gray.                                                                          34 4S 49W
Copeland Park                                                   Boulder                                    Unknown      14
                                                                                                                        14 3N 73W
Coperville                                                      Custer                                     Unknown      14
          Perhaps should be Cooperville?                                                                                10 21S 73W
Copper (Ionia)                                                  Mesa                                       Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1898-1899. Changed to Ionia.
Copper Blush                                                    Boulder                                    Mine         3,13
           At Springdale.
Copper Bottom                                                   Gunnison                                   Mine         3,13
           A White Pine area mine.
Copper Glen (Ironton)                                           Ouray                                      Station      3,13,14
           Stage & supply town. Preceded Ironton.                                                                       36 43N 8W
Copper Hill mining area                                         Hinsdale                                   Mine         3
          A Rose's Cabin area mine.
Copper King                                                     Jackson                                    Mine         3
          Near Helena.
Copper Mountain                                                 Summit                                     Settlement   12
             Post Office 1977 on. CPO of Frisco.
Copper Queen                                              Gunnison                                         Mine         3,13
         A White Pine area mine.
Copper Rock                                               Boulder                                          Camp         1,3,6,12,14
         Post Office 1892-1903 & 1915. 12 mi W of Boulder in Four Mile Canyon.                                          22 1N 72W
Copper Spur (Coppertown)                                  Eagle                                    X       Station      3,12,14
         Est. by 1924. Post Office 1929-1955. Formerly Coppertown. 2 mi SE of McCoy.                                    4 2S 83W
Copperdale                                                      Boulder                                    Settlement   1,14
           Btwn Jefferson & Boulder counties.                                                                           33 1S 71W
Copperdale                                                     Jefferson                                   Settlement   3,6,12,14
           Post Office 1882-1883. In vicinity of modern town of Twin Spruce.                                            4 2S 71W
Copperfield                                                    Fremont                                     Settlement   12,14
             Post Office 1907-1910.                                                                                     25 49N 11E
Copperton                                                       Eagle                                      Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1917.
Coppertown                                                Eagle                                            Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1922-1929. Changed to Copper Spur.                                                               4 2S 83W
Copperville                                               Custer                                           Settlement   14
           Est. by 1882. 3 mi SE of Texas.                                                                              ? 21S 73W
Cora Belle                                                Ouray                                            Mine         3,13
             A Guston area mine.
Coraville                                                       Boulder                                    Settlement   6,12,14
             Post Office 1887-1888.
Coraville                                                   Kansas Terr.                                   Settlement   12,14
         Post Office 1859. Near the junction of Cherry Creek & South Platte River.                                      33 3S 68W
Corcoran                                                    Arapahoe                                       Settlement   12,14
             Post Office 1889-1894.
Corcoran                                                        Washington                                 Settlement   3,14
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             Country Post Office 1889-1894. 6 mi W of Cope.                                                           ? 4S 50W
Cordillara                                                      Conejos                                  Unknown      14
             On the Conejos River.                                                                                    ? 33N 8E
Cordillera                                                      Costilla                                 Unknown      14
             Est. by 1913. On Culebra Creek.                                                                          19 33S 73W
Cordon                                                          Conejos                                  Unknown      14
                                                                                                                      ? 32N 9E
Cordova (Segundo, East Weston)                                  Las Animas                               Settlement   3,12,14
             Post Office 1881-1889. At East Weston. Moved to Weston. Same site as Segundo.                            31 33S 66W
Cordova Plaza                                                   Las Animas                               Unknown      14

Corinne Group                                                   Chaffee                                  Mine         3
             N of Salida.
Corinth                                                         Baca/Las Animas                          Settlement   3,12,14
             Post Office briefly in 1887. Moved to Minneapolis. 2 mi E of Minneapolis.                                ? 29S 42W
Corkscrew                                                       Ouray                                    Station      14
             Turntable & houses existed.                                                                              1 42N 8W
Corkscrew District                                      Summit                                           Camp         3
         Temporary camp in area that became Breckenridge.
Corlett                                                         Alamosa                                  Unknown      14
             On D&RGW.                                                                                                27 39N 10E
Cornal                                                          Chaffee                                  Settlement   14
             Platted 1882. Near Cottonwood Lake.                                                                      36 14S 80W
Cornelia                                                        Bent                                     Station      3,14
             Est. by 1909. RR stop on AT&SF. 3 mi E of Marlman.                                                       31 22S 52W
Cornell                                                      San Miguel                                  Settlement   12,14
             Post Office 1903.
Cornell                                                         Weld                                     Unknown      14
                                                                                                                      13 6N 65W
Cornell (Connell Creek)                                     Lincoln                                      Station      3
           On Smoky Hill South stage route. See Connell Creek.
Cornett Creek (Connell)                                     Lincoln                                      Station      3
             On Smoky Hill South stage route. See Connell Creek.
Corning (Tomichi)                                            Gunnison                                    Settlement   3,14
           Known as Tomichi. In same location as Argenta. See Tomichi, Pitkin area.                                   23 50N 5E
Cornish                                                      Weld                            X           Settlement   3,4,6,12,14
           Platted 1911. Post Office 1914-1967. NE of Greeley.                                                        35 7N 63W
Cornwall (Jasper)                                            Rio Grande                                  Settlement   2,3,12,13,14
           Post Office 1879-1882. Moved to Jasper. 32 mi SW of Monte Vista.                                           29 37N 5E
Corona                                                       Boulder/Grand                               Station      1,14
             Moffat RR station at Rollins Pass crossing.                                                              28 1S 74W
Corona                                                          Gilpin                                   Settlement   3
          Construction town. At Corona Pass (11,600 ft).
Corona (Green City, Dearfield)                              Weld                                         Settlement   3,6,14
          Site 1. Same site as modern Dearfield. Formerly Green City and South Western Colony.                        20 4N 61W
Corona (Wiggins)                                            Weld/Morgan                                  Settlement   3,6,12,14
         Site 2. Post Office 1874-1878 & 1882-1896. Name changed to Wiggins.                                          14 3N 60W
Coronado                                                    Arapahoe/Adams                               Settlement   3,14
         Est. by 1885. 3 mi NW of Highline. Just S of Thornton.
Coronado                                                    Cheyenne                                     Station      3,14
         Est. by 1884. RR stop on UP. 5 mi NE of Kit Carson.
Coronado                                                    Denver                                       Settlement   3,14
             Est. by 1884. RR stop on C&S. 2 mi SE of Harman.                                                         ? 4S 67W
Coronado                                                        Lake                                     Station      14
          On D&RG.                                                                                                    24 9S 80W
Coronado (Astor City)                                        Eagle                                       Camp         3,14
          Est. in 1880s. A Silver mining camp on Battle Mtn.
Corral De Toros                                           Pueblo                                         Unknown      14
           On Huerfano River. NE of Cuerno Verde Peak. W of Iron Springs.                                             ? 25S 65W
Corrizo (Carrizo)                                         Baca                                           Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1899-1907. Changed to Carrizo.                                                                 10 34S 50W
Corry City                                                Clear Creek                                    Mine         3,13
           Silver Plume area mine.
Corsair                                                   Mineral                                        Mine         3
             NW of Creede. Near Sunnyside.
Cortez                                                          Montezuma                    X   X   X   Settlement   1,3,12,14
           Est. 1886. Post Office 1887 to present.                                                                    Sev 36N 16W
Cortrite (Contrite)                                             Park                                     Settlement   12,14
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           Post Office 1889-1892. Also spelled Contrite. At head of Geneva Gulch.                                      7 6S 75W
Corwina Park                                                      Jefferson                               Unknown      14
                                                                                                                       36 4S 70W
Cory                                                              Delta                      X            Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1895 to present. 3 mi S of Orchard City.                                                        35 14S 95W
Cory Station                                                      Delta                                   Station      3
           Est. by 1923. 2 mi NE of Auston
Corydon                                                           Gilpin                                  Mine         3
           A Missouri City mine.
Coryell (Stanley)                                                 Costilla/Alamosa                        Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1887-1890. Changed to Stanley.                                                                  ? 39N 9E
Cosden (Wagontown, Causden, Cousden)                              Gunnison                                Camp         3,12,14
           Post Office 1883-1885. At opening of Gulch. 3 mi below White Pine.                                          9 49N 5E
Cosseboom (Aspen Park)                                            Pitkin                                  Settlement   14
           Early name for Aspen Park.
Costellos Rancho (Florissant)                                     El Paso/Teller                          Ranch        14
           First name for Florissant.                                                                                  1 13S 71W
Costilla (Garcia, Manzanores)                                     Costilla                                Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1862. Shifted to Taos, NM, 1872, on re-survey.                                                  33 35S 73W
Costilla Ferry                                                    Costilla                                Station      3
           Est. by 1885. 20 mi SW of San Luis. Also shown in Rio Grande Co.
Cotopaxi (Saltiels)                                       Fremont                            X        X   Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. abt 1873. On D&RGW. Post Office 1880 to present. First called Saltiels.                                 31 48N 12E
Cotsworth                                                 Weld/Morgan                                     Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office on BN 1882-1883. 11 mi W of Fort Morgan.                                                         8 3N 59W
Cottage Grove                                              Park                                           Camp         3,14
          Small camp. In Alma area. Had Post Office in 1880s.
Cottage House (Morris)                                     Kit Carson                                     Settlement   3,14
          Morris was the Post Office. See Morris.                                                                      10 6S 43W
Cottage Lane                                               Grand                                          Unknown      14
                                                                                                                       22 1N 77W
Cotton Creek (Mirage)                                             Saguache                                Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1875-1895. Changed to Mirage. Mining town at foot of Sangre de Cristo Range.                    33 43N 11E
Cotton Spring                                               Kiowa                                         Unknown      14
           On Kansas-Pacific RR.
Cotton's (Aspen Park)                                       Pitkin                                        Settlement   14
           First name for Aspen Park.
Cottonwood                                                 Gilpin                                         Station      3,14
         Est. by 1885. RR stop. At mouth of Arbuckle Creek. Same location as Toll Gate.                                27 3S 72W
Cottonwood                                                 Gunnison                                       Settlement   14
         A village at 11,900 ft.                                                                                       17 14S 81W
Cottonwood                                                        Park ?                                  Camp         1
         Near Music Pass ?
Cottonwood                                                        Saguache                                Camp         3,13,14
         Large camp in Baca Grant.                                                                                     34 43N 12E
Cottonwood (Buena Vista)                                          Chaffee                                 Settlement   3,14
         Early name for Buena Vista. See Buena Vista.
Cottonwood Smelter                                                Saguache                                Mill         3
         A Crestone-Liberty area mine.
Cottonwood Springs                                                Chaffee                                 Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1879-1885 & 1890-1895. 6 mi W of Buena Vista.                                                    22 14S 79W
Cottonwood Springs                                         Morgan                                         Unknown      14
          3 mi E of NW corner of county.                                                                               1 6N 60W
Coulter                                                    Grand                                          Station      3,12,14
          Post Office 1884-1905. Stop on D&SL. 5 mi SE of Granby.                                                      19 1N 76W
Country Boy                                                Summit                                         Mine         3
          A Lincoln area mine.
County Farm (Denver Co. Poor Farm)                   Adams                                                Settlement   14
          On D&RGW. Same as Denver County Poor Farm.                                                                   27 1S 67W
County Line                                          Jefferson                                            Station      14
          On D&IM.
Coupon                                               Clear Creek                                          Mine         13
          A North Empire area mine.
Cousden (Causden, Cosden)                                   Gunnison                                                   14
          Same as Causden & Cosden.
Cousin Springs                                              Pueblo                                        Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1914-1920. 6 mi S of Fremont-Pueblo line.
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Coventry                                                      Montrose                                     Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1894-1917. Small. E of Redvale.                                                                  11 45N 14W
Covode                                                        Clear Creek                                  Mine         13
           A North Empire area mine.
Cowan                                                         Jefferson                                    Station      3,6,14
           Est. by 1920. On C&S. 3 mi E of Morrison.                                                                    5 5S 69W
Cowans                                                        Lincoln                                      Settlement   3,12,14
           Rural Post Office 1915-1929. 12 mi NW of Forder.                                                             28 16S 58W
Cowdrey                                                    Larimer                                         Settlement   12
           Post Office 1901-1907. Same location as Cowdrey, Jackson Co.                                                 7 10N 79W
Cowdrey (Cowdry, Canadian, Ouray)                             Jackson                       X      X       Settlement   3,12,14
           Est. 1882. Post Office 1915 to present. Early name was Canadian. Also Cow Creek Tank.                        17 46N 8W
Cowenhaven Tunnel                                             Pitkin                                       Tunnel       3
           An Aspen area mine.
Cox                                                           Adams                                        Station      3,6,14
           Est. by 1924. RR stop on BN. 4 mi NE of Derby.
Cox                                                           Gunnison                                     Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1903-1905. 4 mi WNW of Anthracite.                                                               10 13S 87W
Cox & Wood Mine                                               Las Animas                                   Mine         14
                                                                                                                        10 32S 64W
Cox & Wood Mine                                               Las Animas                                   Station      14
         On C&S.                                                                                                        10 32S 64W
Cox Mine                                                      Las Animas                                   Camp         3
           Est. by 1923. Same location as Forbes. Camp around coal mine at Forbes?
Coxo                                                       Conejos                          X              Settlement   14
          On D&RGW.                                                                                                     12 32N 5E
Coxo (Cresco)                                               Archuleta                                      Settlement   3,14
          Est. by 1885. Same location as Cresco. Another location 12 32N 4E.                                            24 32N 4E
Cozens (Fraser)                                             Grand                                          Settlement   14
          On D&RGW. Early name for Fraser.                                                                              19 1S 75W
Cracker Jack                                                Boulder                                        Mine         1,3,13
          One of several Marshall mines. At Jamestown.
Cracker Jack                                                  Hinsdale                                     Mine         3,13
          A White Cross area mine.
Cragmor (Crags)                                            El Paso                                         Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1927-1935. Sanatorium. N of Colorado Springs. Same as Crags.                                      25 13S 68W
Crags (Cragmor)                                            El Paso                                         Unknown      14
          Est. by 1906. On CM. Same as Cragmor.                                                                         25 13S 68W
Crags (Crag's)                                             Boulder                                         Settlement   1,6,12,14
           Post Office 1911-1913. Resort above Eldorado Springs. Destroyed by fire, 1912.                               36 1S 71W
Craig (Yampa, Windsor)                                       Routt/Moffat                   X      X   X   Settlement   1,3,12,14
           Post Office 1889 to present. Formerly Yampa, but not present town of Yampa.                                  Sev 6N 91W
Craig's Creek                                                Park                                          Camp         3
            Est. by 1895. 8 mi S of Shawnee.
Crail (Crall)                                                 Yuma                                         Settlement   3,14
            Est. by 1957. 5 mi SW of Joes.
Cramer (Clonmell, Russell)                                    Fremont                                      Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1901-1904. Formerly Clonmell. Also called Russell.                                                3 18S 69W
Crane Park                                                   Lake                                          Camp         3,14
          On D&RGW. At junction of Homestake Creek and Tennesee Fork of Arkansas.                                       15 8S 80W
Crater                                                       Routt                                         Station      3,14
          On D&SL. 1 mi S of Pershing.                                                                                  16 1S 83W
Cravens                                                      Lake                                          Unknown      14
         Est. by 1907. On D&RG. Almost on Lake Co., Summit Co. line.
Cravens                                                 Summit                                             Unknown      14
         On D&RG. Btwn Pearl Spur & Robinson. 2 mi S of Robinson (Kokomo).                                              3 8S 79W
Crawford                                                Delta                                      X       Settlement   3,12,14
         Est. 1882. Post Office 1883 to present.                                                                        31 5S 91W
Crazy Camp (Maysville)                                  Chaffee                                            Settlement   1,3,14
          Merged and crashed in 1893. Near but not the same as Maysville.
Cree                                                      Chaffee                                          Unknown      14
          On Ridge btwn Lost Creek & Cree Creek.                                                                        22 50N 6E
Creech (Cable, Genoa)                                     Lincoln                                          Settlement   3,14
          Est. by 1888. First name for Genoa. Second was Cable.                                                         12 9S 54W
Creede (Gateway to the San Juans)                         Hinsdale/Mineral                  X      X       Settlement   12,14
         Site 2. Post Office 1909 to present.                                                                           36 42N 1W
Creede (Willow, Willow Creek, Amethyst)                    Mineral                                         Settlement   3,12,13,14
         Site 1. Post Office 1891-1908. Moved to North Creed. 55 mi S of Gunnison.
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Creedemore (Jimtown, Gintown, and Amethyst)                  Mineral                                        Camp         3,14
           Near junction of Rio Grande and Willow Creek. Another name for Jimtown, Amethyst, etc.                        36 42N 1W
Creedetown (North Creede, Upper Creede)                  Mineral                                            Settlement   3,14
         Same section as North Creede. See North Creede.                                                                 25 42N 1W
Creedmoor (Creedemore, Jimtown, Amethyst)                    Mineral                                    X   Settlement   2
           Post Office Est. 1891. 37 mi NW of Del Norte.                                                                 36 42N 1W
Creedmore                                                    San Juan                                       Mine         3
         Silverton area mine.
Cree's Camp                                                  Chaffee                                        Camp         3
           3 mi N of Garfield.
Crenshaw                                                     Montezuma                                      Unknown      14
                                                                                                                         27 36N 13W
Crescent                                                     Boulder                                        Camp         1,3,6
           Close to Pinecliffe.
Crescent                                                   Boulder                                          Station      3,12,14
           RR Post Office 1907-1922 & 1959. Branch of Golden. On line to Rollinsville.                                   33 1S 71W
Crescent                                                     Custer                                         Mine         3
           Westcliffe area mine.
Crescent                                                   Grand                                            Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1889-1894. 10 mi N & 3 mi W of Kremmling.                                                         ? 3N 81W
Crescent                                                     Lake                                           Mine         3
           A Leadville area mine.
Crescent                                                     Larimer/Jackson                                Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1880. A mine village.                                                                              7 5N 77W
Crescent City (Crescent)                                      Jackson                                       Camp         3
          Est. in 1870s. Small. SW of Teller City. NW of Willow Creek Pass.
Crescent Park                                                 Jefferson                                     Unknown      14
          Same section as Coal Creek Store.                                                                              4 2S 71W
Crescent Village                                              Boulder                                       Settlement   1
          South central Jefferson Boulder line.
Cresco                                                      Archuleta                                       Settlement   3,14
           Est. by 1923. Just W of Cumbres. SE corner of county, close to Chama Peak.
Cresco                                                      Hinsdale                                        Mine         3
           A Carson area mine.
Cresson                                                     Teller                                          Mine         2,3,13
           An Elkton area mine. Contained the Cresson Vug.
Crest                                                     Weld                                              Settlement   3,6,12,14
          Est. 1907. Post Office 1909-1923. Btwn Roggen and Wiggins.                                                     5 2N 61W
Crested Butte                                             Gunnison                              X   X       Settlement   2,3,12,13,14
          Post Office est. 1879. 29 mi N of Gunnison.                                                                    3 14S 86W
Creston                                                   Las Animas                                        Unknown      14
          Est. by 1897.                                                                                                  13 30S 64W
Creston                                                   Park ?                                            Camp         1
           Near Music Pass ?
Crestone                                                     Huerfano                                       Settlement   14
           First name suggested for PO at Red Wing.                                                                      2 27S 71W
Crestone                                                     Saguache                                       Settlement   3,13
           Site 2. 1879. Original site. 2 mi NE of modern site.
Crestone (Creston)                                              Saguache                        X   X       Settlement   2,3,12,13,14
           Site 1. Post Office est. 1880. 13 mi W of Moffat. Known also as Creston.                                      7 43N 12E
Crestone Junction                                               Saguache                                    Unknown      14
           On D&RGW. Within the city of Moffat.                                                                          6 43N 10E
Creswell (Cresswell, Ames)                                      Jefferson                                   Settlement   3,6,12,14
           Post Office 1870-1908. 3 mi NE of Bergen's Park. Another name for Ames.                                       15 4S 71W
Crevasse                                                        Mesa                                        Station      3
           Site 1. 1 mi W of Mack.
Crevasse                                                     Mesa                                           Station      3,14
           Site 2. On D&RG. 3 mi SE of Mack. May have replaced first site.                                               29 2N 3W
Crews                                                        El Paso                            X           Station      3,14
           Est. by 1909. RR stop on AT&SF. 3 mi NW of Fountain.                                                          30 15S 65W
Cripple Creek (Fremont, Morland)                             El Paso/Teller                     X   X   X   Settlement   1,2,3,12,13,14
           Post Office est. 1892. Formerly Fremont. 45 mi W of Colorado Springs.                                         13 15S 70W
Cripple Creek Falls                                          Fremont                                        Settlement   14
           Platted but never developed. Halfway to Victor on the F&CC.
Cripple Creek Mining District                                  Teller                                       Mine         13
           A Cripple Creek operation.
Crisman                                                        Boulder                          X           Settlement   1,2,3,12,13,14
           Est. by 1874. Post Office 1876-1918, with gap. 7 mi W of Boulder. See Also Ref. 6.                            20 1N 71W
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Cristo (Sangre de Cristo)                                      Costilla                           Settlement   3,14
            Est. by 1885. Not same site as Russell as some say.                                                20 28S 70W
Cristonie (Christo, Christione)                                Costilla                           Settlement   12,14
            Post Office 1872-1873. Probably at site of Crestone or another spelling.
Critchell                                                   Jefferson                             Settlement   3,6,12,14
            Post Office 1899-1945. On DSP&P. N of Waterton. At modern site of Deermont.                        27 6S 70W
Critchell                                                      Teller                             Settlement   1
            City that almost was.
Crocker                                                        Larimer                            Unknown      14
            Est. by 1907.                                                                                      28 5N 72W
Crocker                                                        Summit                             Settlement   12,14
            Post Office 1880-1882. Close to Decatur.
Croft (Meridan)                                                Crowley                            Settlement   3,14
            Est. by 1923. W of Sugar City. Same location as Meridan.                                           17 21S 56W
Crook                                                          Logan                      X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
            Est. 1881. Post Office 1882 to present.                                                            11 10N 49W
Crooke (Crooke City, Granite Falls)                            Hinsdale                           Camp         1,3,14
          Small camp. 1 mi N of Lake City.                                                                     5 43N 4W
Crooked Creek Camp                                             Chaffee                            Unknown      14
          5 mi from Buena Vista.
Crooks (Crookston, Crooksville)                                Saguache                           Station      14
          Stage stop. Same as Crookston & Crooksville.
Crookstown (Crookston, Crooksville))                        Saguache                              Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1904-1906. Perhaps same as Crooksville, Crookston.                                      17 48N 4E
Crooksville (Crookton, Crookston, Crookstown)               Saguache/Gunnison                     Station      3,12,14
           Post Office 1878-1885. Station on D&RGW. 24 mi from Gunnison on Tomichi Creek.                      35 48N 4E
Crookton                                                    Saguache                              Unknown      14
           Site 2.                                                                                             16 48N 4E
Crookton (Crooksville)                                      Saguache                      X       Station      3,14
         Site 1. Est. by 1887. Station on D&RGW. 24 mi from Gunnison on Tomichi Creek.                         35 48N 4E
Cross                                                      Boulder                                Mine         3
         W of Lakewood.
Cross Mountain                                             Moffat                         X       Settlement   3,12,14
         Post Office 1919-1943. NE of Elk Springs.                                                             5 5N 97W
Cross Mountain Junction                                    Moffat                                 Settlement   14
            Est. by 1913. Settlement on Little Snake River.                                                    ? 7N 98W
Cross Tie                                                      Delta                              Settlement   3
            Est. by 1887. 6 mi NW of Delta.
Crosson (Crossons)                                         Jefferson                              Station      3,6,12,14
          Post Office 1879-1885. 5 mi W of Pine Grove. Btwn Cliff & Estabrook.                                 31 7S 71W
Crossons (Crosson)                                         Jefferson                              Settlement   6,12,14
            Post Office 1920-1931. Same as Crosson.                                                            31 7S 71W
Crouse                                                    Larimer                         X       Station      3,14
         Est. by 1916. On C&S. 4 mi S of Wyoming line. Another location 6 11N 67W.                             1 11N 68W
Crow (Crow Junction)                                      Pueblo                          X       Settlement   3,12,14
            Rural Post Office 1885-1891 & 1896-1907. 5 mi NE of Greenhorn.                                     24 24S 67W
Crowes                                                      Hinsdale                              Unknown      14
            On D&RGW, Lake City branch.                                                                        21 44N 4W
Crowley                                                        Crowley                    X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
            Est. 1880. Post Office 1914 to present.                                                            26 21S 58W
Crown                                                          Boulder                            Unknown      14
         On CB&Q. End of branch through Superior.                                                              ? 1S 70W
Crown Point                                                    Gilpin                             Mine         13
         A Rollinsville area mine.
Crown Point                                                    Lake                               Mine         3
         A Leadville area mine.
Crown Point                                                    Summit                             Mine         3
         A Kokomo area mine.
Crows Roost (Crow's Roost)                                   El Paso                              Ranch        3,12,14
           Rural/Ranch Post Office 1913-1916. 5 mi SW of Ellicott.                                             18 15S 62W
Crucible Steel                                               Boulder                              Mine         3
           N of Lakewood.
Crusader                                                     Park                                 Mine         3,13
           A Horseshoe-Leavick area mine. And/or a Pearts area mine.
Crystal (Crystal City, Rock Creek)                          Montrose                              Station      2,3,12,13,14
           Post Office 1882-1909. D&RG stop. 5 mi E of Marble. See Gunnison site.                              4 48N 6W
Crystal (Crystal Creek, Crystal City)                       Gunnison                              Station      3,14
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            Est. by 1885. NE of Cimarron. See Montrose site. (Some confusion)                                      27 11S 87W
Crystal City (Aspen)                                           Pitkin                                 Settlement   14
           Early name for Aspen.
Crystal City of the Rockies (Aspen)                            Pitkin                                 Settlement   3,14
            Name associated with Aspen. See Aspen.
Crystal Creek                                                  Gunnison                               Station      3
           Est. by 1887. Stop on D&RGW. W of Sapinero.
Crystal Creek (Crystal)                                        Montrose                               Station      14
            On D&RG.                                                                                               35 49N 6W
Crystal Hill (Biedell)                                         Saguache                               Camp         3,14
            Camp on hill of same name. Near Biedell, or both names used for same site?                             28 43N 6E
Crystal Lake                                               Jefferson                                  Settlement   6,12,14
           On D&SP. Platted 1890. Post Office 1892-1894. On DSP&P.                                                 28 7S 71W
Crystal Lake                                               Lake                                       Settlement   3,14
           On D&RGW. Small resort town and station stop. S of Leadville. Btwn Snowden & Malta.                     10 10S 80W
Crystal Mill                                                   Gunnison                               Mill         2
           Near Crystal.
Crystal Park                                                   El Paso                                Camp         3
            Est. by 1924. Above Manitou. Gold camp below Green Mtn. Falls.
Crystal Ranch                                              Pitkin                            X        Ranch        3,14
           Est. by 1923. On CR&SJ. Btwn Placita and Redstone.                                                      29 10S 88W
Crystal Spring                                             Yuma                                       Unknown      14
            Est. by 1898. In Wray area.
Crystal Spring (Allenspark)                                    Boulder                                Settlement   14
           Early name for Allenspark.
Crystal Springs                                                Kit Carson                             Settlement   3,14
           Platted 1888. No Post Office. 10 mi E of Flagler.                                                       ? 9S 50W
Crystal Station                                                Garfield                               Station      14
           On D&RGW. 2 mi NW of Carbondale.
Crystola (Langdon, Bison)                                    El Paso/Teller                   X   X   Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1911-1913. Formerly Langdon. On Teller/El Paso line. E of Woodland Park.                    31 12S 68W
Cuartelejo                                                   Elbert                                   Settlement   14
           At center of E boundry. From Spanish Explorations in 1706.
Cuarto (Cuatro, Quatro)                                     Las Animas                                Settlement   14
          On C&W. Several spellings.                                                                               17 34S 68W
Cuatro (Quatro)                                             Las Animas                                Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1903-1907. CF&I town. 2 mi W of Tercio. Proper spelling Quatro.                              29 34S 68W
Cub Town (Sylvanite, Beartown)                              San Juan                                  Settlement   3,14
          Another name for Sylvanite & Beartown.                                                                   22 40N 6W
Cuba                                                        Pueblo                                    Station      3,14
            Est. by 1916. On D&RGW. 1 mi N of Bragdon.                                                             7 19S 64W
Cubmont                                                        Jefferson                              Settlement   6
          Vacated in 1927. 1 mi S of Deckers.
Cuchara (Cuchara Camps)                                      Huerfano                        X    X   Settlement   3,12,14
          Est. 1916. Post Office 1957 to present. Changed from Cuchara Camps.                                      4 31S 69W
Cuchara Camps (Cuchara)                                      Huerfano                                 Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1916-1957. Changed to Cuchara. Also shown at 27 30S 69W.                                     3 31S 69W
Cuchara Junction                                           Huerfano                                   Settlement   3,14
          Platted 1874. On D&RGW. Same site as Cucharas Post Office. Note different S/T/R.                         29 27S 65W
Cuchara Pass                                               Huerfano                                   Settlement   14
          A small settlement.                                                                                      22 31S 69W
Cucharas                                                   Huerfano                                   Mine         1
          NE of Walsenburg, flourished in 1870s
Cucharas (Cacharas)                                        Huerfano                                   Settlement   12,14
          Post Office 1872-1921. Formerly Cacharas. 4 mi E of Walsenburg.                                          29 27S 65W
Cuerin                                                     Saguache                                   Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1884-1892. Moved to Cochetopa. At Los Pinos River and Cochetopa Creek.                       10 46N 2E
Cuerva                                                     Conejos                                    Unknown      14
           Site 1.                                                                                                 35 24S 68W
Cuerva (El Querbo)                                             Conejos                                Unknown      14
           Site 2. Also called El Querbo.                                                                          ? 32N 9E
Culbertson                                                     Larimer                                Unknown      14
                                                                                                                   28 7N 68W
Culbertson (Allison)                                           Boulder                                Station      1,14
          E of Boulder, near Owen Lake. 4 mi E of Boulder at Valmont Junction.
Culebra (San Luis)                                           Costilla                                 Settlement   3,14
          First name for San Luis, until 1860. See San Luis.                                                       23 32S 72W
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Culp                                                             Prowers                       Unknown      14
           On AT&SF. See Nowles.                                                                            17 22S 46W
Culver                                                           El Paso                       Unknown      14
           On CM.                                                                                           16 13S 68W
Culver's Flats                                                   Boulder                       Settlement   1
           Town's poor lived here.
Culvert (Nunn)                                                   Weld                          Settlement   1


Cumberland                                                       La Plata                      Camp         3
         At Cumberland Mine.
Cumberland                                                       La Plata                      Mine         3
           At Cumberland. Had stamp mill. La Plata area mine.
Cumbres (Cumbries)                                               Conejos                   X   Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1889-1937, with gaps. On D&RG. At summit of Cumbres Pass.                            18 32N 5E
Cummings                                                         Grand                         Camp         3
           Obscure camp in Lulu area.
Cummings                                                         Jackson                       Camp         3,14
        Temporary. On old stage road from Cameron Pass to Teller City.
Cummings Camp                                          San Miguel                              Unknown      14
        Est. by 1916.                                                                                       24 44N 17W
Cunningham                                                       La Plata                      Unknown      14
         On D&RGW.
Cunningham                                            Mineral                                  Unknown      14
         On D&RGW. Btwn Riverside Ranch, Rio Grande Co. & Wagon Wheel Gap.
Cunningham                                            Summit                                   Unknown      14
          Est. by 1913. On D&RG. 2 mi SW of Frisco.                                                         32 5S 78W
Curecano (Currecanti)                                            Gunnison                      Station      3
          See Currecanti.
Curfew                                                           Clear Creek                   Mine         3
           A Yankee Hill mine.
Curran                                                       Gunnison                          Settlement   12,14
           Post Office 1880. Possible same place as Curran, Pitkin Co.
Curran                                                      Pitkin                             Unknown      14
          Est. by 1898. Near Aspen.
Currant (Currant Creek)                                     Fremont                            Settlement   12,14
          Est. by 1881. Post Office 1894-1901. Formerly Currant Creek.                                      3 17S 72W
Currant Creek (Currant)                                     Fremont                            Settlement   3,12,14
          Post Office 1870-1894. Changed to Currant. At Currant Creek. NW of Canon City.                    3 17S 72W
Currant Creek Junction (Parkdale)                           Fremont                            Settlement   3
           See Parkdale.
Currant Creek Pass                                         Park                                Settlement   3
           Est. by 1885. NW of Guffey on creek of same name.
Currecanti (Curecanti, Curecano)                           Gunnison                        X   Station      3,14
           Est. by 1887. Stop on D&RGW. W of Sapinero.                                                      3 48N 5W
Curt Beatty                                                      Pitkin                        Settlement   14
           3 mi S of Eagle Co. line & 8 mi W of Lake Co. line.
Curtin                                                           Summit                        Station      3,14
           Est. by 1923. On C&S. S of Frisco.                                                               5 6S 78W
Curtis                                                        El Paso                          Settlement   3,12,14
           Post Office 1901-1915. E of Pikeview. 0.5 mi S of Papeton.                                       32 13S 66W
Curtis                                                        Mesa                             Settlement   14
           Incorp. 1907.
Curtis                                                           Pueblo                        Unknown      14
           Est. by 1898. Near Pueblo
Curtis                                                           Summit                        Unknown      14
           On D&RG.
Curtis                                                     Washington                          Settlement   3,12,14
           Rural Post Office 1888-1901. 7 mi N of Platner.                                                  3 3N 51W
Custer City                                                Custer                              Settlement   1,3,14
           Est. by 1902. Between Rosita and Querida.                                                        21 22S 71W
Custro                                                     Las Animas                          Unknown      14
           Est. by 1930. On C&W spur. S of Primero. See Cuatro.
Cuthbertson                                                   Larimer                          Station      3,14
           Est. by 1909. On C&S. 3 mi NW of Timnath.                                                        28 7N 68W
Cutoff Junction                                               Adams/Arapahoe                   Station      14
           Est. by 1874. Junction near present Utah Junction.                                               ? 3S 68W
Cyanide                                                       Fremont                          Settlement   3,12,14
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        Post Office 1895-1907. 8 mi NW of Penrose. On 8-Mile Creek.   8 19S 69W

								
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