Englewood, Cherrelyn horse car at south end of line on South Broadway in Cherrelyn, Colorado
Hollister, W. D.
View of the Cherrelyn Gravity and Broncho Street Railway car on its return trip downhill from Cherrelyn, (district incorporated into Englewood) Arapahoe County, Colorado, shows the horse on the rear platform and a wooden ramp board on the ground. The conductor pushes the car filled with passengers, as a woman with a parasol and a man stand next to the trolley car. Brick and wood frame commercial buildings are in the background. Cherrelyn Gravity and Broncho Street Railway connected with South Broadway trolley cars at Orchard Place; the horse pulled the car uphill for more than a mile to Cherrelyn village then rode down on car's rear platform.
Title hand-written on back of photoprint; additional information: "#372 is collection of Jean F. Hollister, couresty of P. R. Griswold"; also on back of photoprint: "from original neg. enlargement by"Jackson Thode, Denver, Colo."; R7100069071
1 photoprint ; 11 x 13 cm. (4 x 5 in.)
Cherrelyn (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Horse railroads--Colorado--Cherrelyn--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Cherrelyn--1900-1910.
Source: Jackson C. Thode, December 30, 1982
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