Royal Gorge Bridge and Incline Railway

NW of Canon City
Canon City, Colorado

Historic Document

Royal Gorge Bridge and Incline Railway is located in Fremont County, Colorado certified as a historic location on Friday September 02, 1983. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Landscape, more specifically a Road-Related, Rail-Related, Park. Royal Gorge Bridge and Incline Railway was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Commerce, Engineering.

Royal Gorge Bridge and Incline Railway Information

Other Name: 5FN687
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1929, 1931
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cole,George
Architectural Style: Suspension bridge
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Royal Gorge Bridge and Incline Railway Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 69
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
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:
Canon City Historic Locations Fremont County Historic Locations Colorado Historic Locations