San Luis Southern Railway Trestle

abandoned section of Costilla Cty Rd. 12
Blanca, Colorado

Historic Document

San Luis Southern Railway Trestle is located in Costilla County, Colorado certified as a historic location on Tuesday January 06, 2004. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Rail-Related, Road-Related. San Luis Southern Railway Trestle was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Transportation, Engineering.

San Luis Southern Railway Trestle Information

Other Name: Railroads in Colorado, 1858-1948 MPS
Other Name: Rattlesnake Trestle; 5CT.398
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1910
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: San Luis Southern Railway Company
Architectural Style: Railroad Trestle
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

San Luis Southern Railway Trestle Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 4
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Blanca Historic Locations Costilla County Historic Locations Colorado Historic Locations