DSP&P Buildings
along the Right of Way



Cliff Mestel
DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
BUILDINGS 
                                 1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
     ARAPAHOE COUNTY:
Denver
  6 Watch houses         5 x  5              x         x
  3 Tenaments           12 x 36              x         x
              (B)       14 x 20              x         x
                        12 x 18              x         x
  Ice house             24 x 70              x
  Lime house            10 x 14              x         x
  2 Hand car houses     12 x 12              x         x
  Oil house             12 x 18              x         x
  Store house  (S)      40 x 60              x         x
  Paint house           12 x 15              x         x
  Roundhouse (S)        9 stall              x         x
  Sand house & bins     12 x 18              x         x
  Hose house            12 x 16              x         x
  Carpenter shop        20 x 60              x         x
  Machine shop (S)      39 x 200             x         x
  Boiler shop           20 x 50              x         x
  Car shop              20 x 128             x         x
  Telegraph office (B)  24 x 26              x         x
  Coke platform         16 x 160             x
  Coal office & bins    12 x 16              x
  Scales                                     x
  Tanks & appurts                            x         x

Overland
  Depot                 10 x 12                        x

Sheridan
  Depot                 18 x 24              x         x
  Pavillion             14 x 24              x
  Section house         22 x 24              x         x
  2 Hand car houses     10 x 12              x         x
  Tank & appurts                             x         x

Valverde
  Pavillion             14 x 24                        x

Wynetka
  Depot                 24 x 40              x         x

     JEFFERSON COUNTY:                                    
Morrison                                  
  Depot                 20 x 50    x    x    x 20 x 55 x
  Tank - self feed                 x    x    x    x    x
  Turn Table                       x    x    x         x
  Bunk house            12 x 20    x    x    x    x    x
  Hand car house        10 x 12    x    x    x         x
  Crusher               25 x 80    x    x    x         x
  Pavillion             40 x 50                40 x 55 x

WHEATLAND
  Depot                 16 x 20                        x



DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
BUILDINGS 
                                           1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
     Platte Canon                                         3769'
          Depot                   20 x 60    x    x    x    x    x
          Depot addition          12 x 16                   x
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x    x    x         x
          Bunk house              16 x 20    x    x    x  16x24  x
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x    x

     Taylors Spur                                          144'

     Mill Gulch                                           1059'

     Stevens Gulch Spur                                    263'

     Deansbury            551'
          Platform                 8 x 70                        x

     South Platte                                         5111'
          Section house           22 x 24    x    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  16 x 16                   x
          Bunk house              16 x 20                   x
          Hand car house          12 x 20    x    x    x    x 10 x 12

     Dome Rock                                            1549'
          Depot                   18 x 24    x    x    x    x    x
          Depot addition          11 x 11                   x
          Pavillion               40 x 50    x    x    x    x    x
          Tank                               x    x    x    x    x

     Dawsons                                               900'

     Spurs?                                                744'

     Stone Spur                                            460'

     Park Siding                                          1388'

     Granite                                               505'

     Ferndale       
          Platform                 8 x 50                   x

     Buffalo                                              2900'
          Depot                   16 x 40    x    x    x    x    x
          Tank - self feed        12 x 14    x    x    x    x    x
          Section house           22 x 24    x    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  16 x 16                   x
          Hand car house          10 x 12         x    x    x    x
          Pavillion               40 x 40                 16x18  x

     Spurs                                                 407'






DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
BUILDINGS 
                                           1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
     Pine Grove                                           3652'
          Depot                   24 x 38    x    x    x    x    x
          Depot addition          11 x 12                   x
          Sand house               8 x  8                   x
          Coal Bin (4 pockets) 3? 14 x 200   x    x    x    x    x
          Hand car house          10 x 12         x    x         x

     Crystal Lake                                          815'
          Platform                10 x 157                  x

     Mayfield                                              355'

     Cliff                                                1077'
          Depot                   10 x 20                        x

PARK:
     Estabrook                                            1176'            
          Depot                   18 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Depot addition          10 x 12                   x
          Section house           22 x 24    x    x         x
          Section house addition  16 x 16                   x
          Bunk house              16 x20     x    x    x    x
          Hand car house          10 x 12 ?       x  
          Stock yard - 1 chute    28 x 36    x    x    x    x

     Spurs                                                 442'

     Baileys                                               728'
          Depot                   16 x 40    x    x    x    x

     Rouarks  (Glen Isle??)                                239'
          Platform                 8 x 40                   x

     Riceville/Slaughts                                   1171'
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x

     Spurs                                                 713'

     Meadows                                               896'
          Section house           16 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  10 x ?                    x
          Hand car house          10 x 12         x    x    x

     Chaseville                                            695'

     Cassells
          Platform                 8 x 104                  x

     Grant                                                2518'
          Depot                   16 x 20                   x
          Telegraph office        14 x 20    x    x    x    x
          Section house           18 x 36    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  10 x 12                   x
          Bunk house              16 x 30    x    x    x  16x24
          Coal bin                13 x 200   x    x    x  1204 sf
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x
DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
BUILDINGS 
                                           1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
     Webster                                              2239'
          Depot                   20 x 60    x    x    x    x
          Tank - self feed        Self feed  x    x    x    x

     Hoosier                                               590'
          Section house (Log)     18 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Bunk house (Log)        18 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Hand car house          12 x 20    x    x    x    x
          Shop (Log)              14 x 20    x    x    x    x

     Dakes                                                1869'

     Kenosha                                              3162'
          Depot                   16 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Depot addition          11 x 13                   x
          Section house           24 x 36                   x
          Shop                    12 x 20    x    x    x  12x28

     Case Spur                                             464'

     Jefferson                                            3059'
          Depot                   20 x 40    x    x    x    x
          Section house           20 x 24    x    x    x  22x24
          Section house addition  16 x 16                   x
          Section house addition   7 x 7                    x
          Bunk house              12 x 14                   x
          Coal bin                14 x 30    x    x    x    x
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x
          Stock yard - 1 chute    39 x 96    x    x    x    x

     Como                                               2M 3548'           
          Depot                   20 x 60    x    x    x    x
          Depot addition          14 x 16                   x
          Depot addition          11 x 14                   x
          Hotel                   30 x 90    x    x    x    x
          Hotel addition  (35?)   25 x 40    x    x    x    x
          Office (Reading Room)   24 x 50    x    x    x    x
          Ice house               16 x 32    x    x    x    x
          Line house              10 x 16    x    x    x    x
          Round house (Stone)     13 stalls  x    x    x
          Section house           22 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Hand car house          10 x 20    x    x    x
          9 Tenements             (S & W)    x    x    x
            6 Tenements - stone   25 x 32                   x
            1 Tenement - frame    15 x 21                   x
            Addition??            14 x 18                   x
            Addition??            14 x 15                   x
          Blacksmith shop         12 x 20    x    x    x    x
          Repair shop & shed      12 x 34    x    x    x    x
          Sand house              12 x 26                   x
          Coal chute - 10 pockets                 x    x    x
          Coal bins                          x    x    x    x
          Tank & Appurts                     x    x    x    x
          Stock yards - 1 chute   48 x 91    x    x    x    x

     Red Hill                                              665'            
DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
BUILDINGS 
                                          1890 1891 1892 1893 1894

     Hay Ranch                                             920'
          Section house           16 x 22    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  16 x 18                   x
          Bunk house              16 x 22    x    x    x    x
          Hand car house          10 x 12         x    x    x

     Arthurs                                               320'

     Other Spurs                                           195'

     Garos
          Depot                   16 x 48    x    x    x  16x32
          Coal bin                12 x 14    x    x    x    x
          Hand car house          12 x 20    x    x    x    x
          Section house           22 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  16 x 16                   x
          Stock yard - 1 chute    48 x 94    x    x    x    x
          Tank & appurts          Wind mill  x    x    x    2?

     Platte River                                         1737'       
          Tank & appurts                     x    x    x    x
          Section house           22 x 42                   x
          Bunk house              18 x 36    x    x    x    x
          Bunk house              10 x 12    x    x    x    x
          Hand car house          12 x 20    x    x    x    x

     Fairplay
          Depot                   20 x 50    x    x    x    x         
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x    x    x    x
     London
          Depot                   20 x 70    x    x    x    x
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x
          Scale house              8 x 10    x    x    x
          Coal platform           11 x 28                   x

CHAFFEE:
     Hilltop                                              2228'
          Depot                   16 x 22                   x
          Depot addition          14 x 16                   x
          Depot addition           8 x 23                   x
          Section house           16 x 22    x    x    x  16x28
          Section house addition  12 x 16                   x
          Bunk house               8 x 12    x    x    x  14x16
          Bunk house              12 x 14    x    x    x
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x    x    x

     Divide                                                600'

     McGees
          Section house           20 x 40    x    x    x 22 x 42   
          Section house addition  16 x 16                   x    
          Hand car house          12 x 20    x    x    x
          Tenement house          12 x 22    x    x    x
          Tank - self feed        12 x 16ed  x    x    x    x   

                       DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
                       DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
                                 BUILDINGS 
                                           1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
     Schwanders
          Depot                   14 x 32    x    x    x    x  
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x
          Coal chute - 1 pocket                             x 
          Coal platform           14 x 242                  x

     Buena Vista
          Depot                   22 x 50    x    x    x    x
          Freight house           20 x 77    x    x    x
          Section house           20 x 40    x    x    x

     Heywood
          Depot                   16 x 34    x    x    x

     Hortense (Mt. Princeton)
          Telegraph office        12 x 16    x    x    x    x
          Section house           20 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  10 x 12                   x
          Coal bin                14 x 50    x    x    x 14 x 53
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x

     Alpine                  
          Depot                   16 x 48    x    x    x    x
          Section house           20 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  12 x 12                   x
          Hand car house          10 x 12         x    x
          Stand pipe              Gravity                   x

     St. Elmo
          Depot                   16 x 48    x    x    x    x
          Turn Table                         x    x    x
          Tank - Small - self feed           x    x    x    x
          Coal platform           10 x 47

     Romley
          Section house           20 x 24    x    x    x

     Hancock
          Depot                   16 x 48    x    x    x    x
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x
          Section house           20 x 24                   x
          Section house addition  10 x 12                   x

GUNNISON:
     Alpine Tunnel
          Telegraph office(Depot) 14 x 20    x    x    x    x
          Section house (Stone)   30 x 56    x    x    x
          Engine house (Stone)    54 x 150   x    x    x
          Bunk house (Stone)      14 x 16    x    x    x 

     Woodstock
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x
          Tank                    Self feed  x

     Midway
          Tank                    Gravity                   x
DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
BUILDINGS 
                                          1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
     Quartz
          Telegraph office (Depot)pot)14 x 20x              x
          Section house           18 x 30    x              x
          Section house addition  12 x 22                   x    
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x

     Pitkin
          Depot                   18 x 50    x              x
          Coal bin                14 x 150   x              x
          Tank - self feed                   x              x
          Section house           18 x 20    x           18 x 30
          Section house addition  18 x 22                   x
          Section house addition   8 x 18                   x
          Bunk house              14 x 30    x              x
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x

     Ohio City
          Section house           18 x 30    x              x
          Section house addition  18 x 22                   x
          Section house addition   8 x 18                   x
          Bunk house              14 x 20    x              x
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x
          Tank - self feed                   x              x
     Parlins
          Section house           18 x 30    x              x
          Section house addition  18 x 22                   x
          Section house addition   8 x 18                   x
          Bunk house              14 x 20    x              x
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x
          Tank - self feed                   x              x

     Gunnison
          Depot (Stone)           20 x 38    x              x
          Freight house           20 x 60    x              x
          Section house           16 x 28                   x
          Section house addition  12 x 16                   x
          Oil house               12 x 20    x
          Store house             20 x 40    x
          Round house (Stone)     6 stalls   x
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x
          Coal bin                14 x 230   x
          Tank & appurts                     x              x
          Scales                             x              x
          Stock yard - 1 chute    24 x 48    x              x   

     Castleton
          Depot                   24 x 58                   x
          Tank, pump house, etc.                            x

     Baldwin
          Depot                   24 x 50    x
          Section house           16 x 28    x              x
          Section house addition  12 x 16                   x
          Tank & appurts                     x


DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
BUILDINGS 
                                          1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
SUMMIT:
     Halfway                                               808'
          Section house           20 x 32    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  18 x 24                   x
          Bunk house              12 x 20    x    x    x    x
          Hand car house          12 x 20    x    x    x
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x

     Selkirk Spur                                          665'

     Other Spurs                                           250'

     Boreas                                               1541'
          Telegraph office (Log)  16 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Section house           20 x 30    x    x    x    x
          Section house addition  16 x 30                   x
          Engine house   (Stone)  50 x 150   x    x    x
          Coal platform           10 x 45                   x

     Farnham Spur                                          480'

     Dwyer Spur                                            738'

     Bakers
          Tank - Small            Self feed  x    x    x    x
          Coal platform           10 x 50                   x

     Argentine  
          Section house           28 x 34    x    x    x    x

     Washington Spur                                       322'

     Mayo Spur                                             565'

     Suttons Spur                                          297'

     Little Mountain Spur                                  212'

     Other Spurs                                           400'

     Breckenridge                                        1M 529'
          Depot                   24 x 60    x    x    x    x
          Coal bin                12 x 80    x    x    x  480sf
          Stand pipe                                        x

     Bartholomews Spur                                     175'

     Braddocks                                            1072'

     Other Spurs                                           472'






                       DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
                       DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
                                 BUILDINGS 
                                           1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
     Dickey                                               4383'
          Depot                   20 x 60    x    x    x  10x63
          Tank & appurts                     x    x    x    x
          Coal bin                12 x 250   x    x    x  1442sf
          Section house           20 x 34    x    x    x    x

          Section house addition  14 x 20                   x
          Stock yard - 1 chute    46 x 96    x    x    x    x

     Hathaway                                              924'

     Frisco                                               1352'

     Dillon
          Depot                   24 x 80    x    x    x  20x30 

     Keystone
          Depot                   20 x 30    x    x    x    x
          Ore platform            12 x 30    x    x    x 
          Coal platform            8 x 13                   x

     Curtin                                                728'
          Section house (Log)     17 x 29    x    x    x    x
          Platform                10 x 31                   x

     La Grippe                                             146'

     Wheeler                                               950'
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x

     Wilders Spur                                          281'

     Other Spurs                                           187'

     Kokomo (Woodside 1890)                               1214'
          Tank & appurts                     x    x    x    x

     Robinson                                             1461'
          Platform & tool house              x    x    x    x

     Silver Bowl Spur                                      210'

LAKE:
     Climax                                               1854'
          Telegraph office        10 x 16    x    x    x
          Road master office      18 x 22    x    x    x
          Bunk house              20 x 50    x    x    x  20x74
          Bunk house addition     10 x 14                   x
          Engine house            2 stalls   x    x    x    x
          Coal platform                                   1442sf

     Alicante                                              733'




DENVER, SOUTH PARK & PACIFIC 
DENVER, LEADVILLE & GUNNISON
BUILDINGS 
                                          1890 1891 1892 1893 1894
     French Gulch
          Tank                    Self feed  x    x    x
          Section house           16 x 28    x    x    x
          Hand car house          10 x 12    x    x    x

     English Gulch                                         217'

     Birds Eye                                             532'
          Section house           16 x 28                   x
          Section house addition  12 x 16                   x

     3 Mile
          Tank - self feed                   x    x    x    x

     Leadville
          Depot                   20 x 28    x    x    x
          Depot (2nd) Brick       24 x 70                   x
          Freight house           42 x 100   x    x    x    x
          Section house           12 x 24    x    x    x    x
          Round house             8 stalls   x    x    x    x
          Tool house              12 x 16    x    x    x    x
          Scales                    34?      x    x    x    x
          Tank and appurts                   x    x    x    x
          Pump house              16 x 16                   x
          Stand pipe                                        x
          Coal platform           9 x 240    x    x    x  3514sf
          Ore platform                       x    x    x
          Stock yard              1 chute    x    x    x               
                     


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