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City/Town/Place Name Dates/County/Remarks
Pacific 1880 PO, El Paso Co.
(Never operated?)
Pactolus PO 1911-1912, Gilpin Co.
Padroni Est 1909, Logan Co.
Pagoda PO 1890-1947, Routt Co.
Pagosa Junction
prev Gato
PO 1899-1954, Archuleta Co.
Still exists
Pagosa Springs Est 1878, Conejos Co.
Inc 1891, Archuleta Co.
Paige City
see Lincoln City
Est 1861, Summit Co.
Paisaje PO 1906-1920, Conejos Co.
Palestine Park Co.
Palisade
orig Palisades
Est 1891, Inc 1904, Mesa Co.
(Name changed 1924)
Pallas
aka Huggins
PO 1895-1926, Routt Co.
Huggins PO 1906-1908
Palmer
prev Hayden Creek
later Hendricks
PO 1880-1887, Fremont Co.
(1887 renamed Hendricks)
Palmer Lake
aka Palmer
prev Divide, Divide Lake
Est 1883
Inc 1889, El Paso Co.
(PO moved from Weissport 1887)
Palmetto Mining Camp, Ouray Co.
Palo RR Stop 1923 map, Fremont Co.
Pando PO 1891-1945, Eagle Co.
(1942-1945 was PO for Camp Hale)
Pandora
orig Newport
Est 1875, PO 1881-1902, Ouray Co.
Later San Miguel Co.
Paoli Est 1888, Logan Co.
Inc 1930, Phillips Co.
Paonia Est 1881, Gunnison Co.
Inc 1902, Delta Co.
Papetown Est 1901, El Paso Co.
Parachute
aka Grand Valley
Est 1885
Inc 1908, Garfield Co.
Paradox Est ~1882, Gunnison Co.
Now in Montrose Co.
Paradox Summit RR Stop 1895 map, La Plata Co.
Paradox Valley Montrose Co.
Pargin PO 1901-1903, La Plata Co.
Park PO 1879-1891, Park Co.
Park Routt Co.
Park City Mining Camp, Grand Co.
Park City Mining Camp, Lake Co.
Park City Mining Camp, Ouray Co.
Park City Est 1870s, Park Co.
Park City
see Parkville
Summit Co.
Park Creek Stage Station, Larimer Co.
Park Hill PO Est 1951, Denver Co.
(Denver PO Substation)
Park Siding PO 1890-1896, Jefferson Co.
Park View On 1923 map, Grand Co.
Parkdale
prev Currant Creek Junction
Est ~1878, Fremont Co.
Parkdale RR Stop 1916-1923 map, Weld Co.
Parker
orig Twenty Mile House
then Pine Grove
Est ~1870, Douglas Co.
Called Parker after 1882
Inc 1981
Parkview Park Co.
Parkville
prev Sedgwick
PO 1880-1886, Saguache Co.
Parkville
aka Park City, Georgia Gulch
Mining Camp, Co. Seat
PO 1861-1866, Summit Co.
Parkway Est 1987, Boulder Co.
(Substation of Boulder PO)
Parlin
briefly Tumichi
Est 1877, Gunnison Co.
Parma
aka Liberty
PO 1886-1910, Rio Grande Co.
On 1923 map, Alamosa Co.
Parras Plaza Las Animas Co.
Parrish RR Stop 1909-1924 map, Prowers Co.
Parrott, Parrott City
orig Moss Camp
aka California Bar
PO 1876-1898, La Plata Co.
Parshall Est 1906, Grand Co.
Pass Creek Huerfano Co.
Patches PO 1917-1928, Las Animas Co.
Pate On 1924 map, Adams Co.
Patron RR Stop, Adams Co.
Patt PO 1919-1944, Las Animas Co.
Pauley PO 1920-1929, Huerfano Co.
Paulus PO 1920-1933, Jackson Co.
Pawnee PO
Town was named Union
PO 1903-1944, Morgan Co.
Paxton PO 1905-1907, Montrose Co.
Paymaster On 1895 map, Ouray Co.
Paymaster 1900 PO, Montezuma Co.
(Never operated)
Payne On 1923 map, Delta Co.
Payne's Bar
see Idaho Springs
Clear Creek Co.
Pea Green Corner Montrose Co.
Peabody's Park Co.
Peabody's Hot Springs Ext 187~-1894, Boulder Co.
Peaceful Valley PO 1917-1935, Boulder Co.
Peach Blow, Peachblow Est 1890, Eagle Co.
1909 PO moved to Sloss
Pear Park Mesa Co.
Pearl
later Pearl Mining and Smelting
Est 1889, Inc 1901, Larimer Co.
PO closed 1919, Jackson Co.
Pearmont PO 1907-1918, Grand Co.
Pearts Stage Stop/Ranch, Park Co.
Pearts 1890s Mining Camp, Park Co.
(Named for Pearts stage station?)
Pearts Spur RR Stop 1899 map, Park Co.
Peebles Fort
aka Milk Fort, Fort Leche
Fort Independence
Trading Post Est 1839
Site now in Otero Co.
Peck Mills Mining Camp, Clear Creek Co.
Peckham PO 1898-1931, Weld Co.
Peconic On 1923-1968 maps, Kit Carson Co.
Peeples Delta Co.
Peetz
prev Mercer
Est 1889, Name changed 1908,
Inc 1917, Logan Co.
Pella
now Hygiene
PO 1871-1885, Boulder Co.
Hygiene PO Est 1883
Pemberton
later Westcreek
PO Est 1896, Douglas Co.
(Name changed 1902)
Peneold, Penfold
see Gould
Est 1937, Jackson Co.
Town was Penfold (PO spelling a typo?)
Penn 1882 PO, Boulder Co.
Penrose Est 1908, Fremont Co.
Peoples PO Est 1963, Arapahoe Co.
(Substation of Aurora PO)
Peoria PO 1906-1914, Arapahoe Co.
Perigo Est 186~
PO 1895-1905, Gilpin Co.
Perin, Perins PO 1902-1926, La Plata Co.
Perry, Perry Park PO 1890-1906, Douglas Co.
Perry PO 1896-1898, Saguache Co.
Pershing
orig Crater
PO 1918-1942, Routt Co.
Peru 1870s Mining Camp, Summit Co.
Petersburg Est 1873, Arapahoe Co.
Absorbed into Sheridan in 1887
Petersburg Inc 1880, Gunnison Co.
Petersburgh PO 1876-1907, Arapahoe Co.
Peterson Field
now Peterson Air Force Base
Est 1942, El Paso Co.
Peterson's Camp Mining Camp, Gilpin Co.
Petersons
later Piedra
Stage Stop, Archuleta Co.
Petra 1882 PO, Larimer Co.
(PO moved to Stout)
Peyton
prev Mayfield
Est 1888, El Paso Co.
Phantom Valley Ranch Est 1920s, Grand Co.
Phillips Wagon Stop 1880s, Montezuma Co.
Phillipsburg On 1964-1970 maps, Jefferson Co.
Phippsburg Est 1905, Routt Co.
Phoenix, Phoenixville 1890s Mining Camp, Boulder Co.
Piceance PO 1892-1926, Rio Blanco Co.
Pictou
orig Sulphur Springs
PO 1889-1932, Huerfano Co.
Pie Plant, Pieplant Mine & Mill Camp, Gunnison Co.
PO 1904-1906
(Ext thru 1923 map)
Piedmont RR Stop 1895-1924 map, Ouray Co.
Piedra PO 1875-1878, Rio Grande Co.
Piedra
prev Petersons
PO 1879-1927, Conejos Co.
On 1964 map, Archuleta Co.
Piedre
see Chimney Rock
Archuleta Co.
Pierce 1881 Mining Camp, Ouray Co.
Pierce Est 1903
Inc 1918, Weld Co.
Pierson
aka Fifteen Mile House
Stage Stop, Arapahoe Co.
Site now in Adams Co.
Pike-San Isabel Village Park Co.
Pikes Peak Military Reservation Military Post 1873-1888, El Paso Co.
(Signal Station on top of Pikes Peak)
Pike's Stockade Ext 1806, Site now in Pueblo Co.
Pike's Stockade Ext 1806-1807, Mexico
On 1885 map, Conejos Co.
(Later settlement using the same name?)
Pikeview RR Station 1895 map, El Paso Co.
PO 1902-1957
(PO moved from Edgerton)
Pile Hill Mining Camp, Gilpin Co.
Pilot PO 1899-1903, Cheyenne Co.
Pine Est 1882, Jefferson Co.
Pine Bluff PO 1913-1914, Mesa Co.
Pine Creek RR Stop 1887-1923 map, Chaffee Co.
Pine Crest El Paso Co.
Pine Grove
also see Parker
PO Est 1873, Douglas Co.
(1874 moved to current Parker site,
Renamed Parker in 1882.)
Pine Junction Jefferson Co.
Pine Meadows Elbert Co.
Pine Nook Douglas Co.
Pine Ridge On 1895-1923 map, La Plata Co.
Pine River, Pineriver PO 1878-1895, La Plata Co.
Pine River RR Stop 1924 map, La Plata Co.
Pinecliffe
prev Gato
Est 1909
On Boulder/Gilpin Co. Border
Pinehaven Huerfano Co.
Pinewood PO 1879-1921, Larimer Co.
Pinewood Ext 1900s-1920s, Montezuma Co.
Pinewood Springs
prev Little Elk Park
Est ~1903, Larimer Co.
(Name changed 1960)
Pinkerton Hot Springs La Plata Co.
Pinkhamton PO 1879-1904, Larimer Co.
Site now in Jackson Co.
Pinnacle PO 1898-1949, Routt Co.
Pinneo PO Est 1883, Weld Co.
Town Est 1888, Washington Co.
PO Closed 1931
Piñon PO 1896-1905, Montrose Co.
Piñon Town 1885-1980, Pueblo Co.
PO 1907-1921
(PO moved from Dawkins)
Piñon Acres La Plata Co.
Piñon Canyon Las Animas Co.
Piñon Park Montezuma Co.
Piñon Spring On 1882-1902 map, Las Animas Co.
Pioneer Village 1959 PO, Denver Co.
(Est for 1859 Gold Rush Centennial.)
Pisgah RR Stop on 1923 map, Teller Co.
Pisgah Junction RR Stop, Teller Co.
Pitkin
briefly Quartzville
Est 1879, Inc 1880, Gunnison Co.
Pittsburgh PO 1881-1896, Gunnison Co.
Placer RR Stop, Costilla Co.
Placer
see Russell
Inc 1885, Costilla Co.
Placerville
prev Dry Diggins, Hangtown
Est 1878, Ouray Co.
Inc 1885, San Miguel Co.
Placita PO 1899-1934, Pitkin Co.
Placita On 1885-1922 map, Las Animas Co.
Plain PO 1898-1899, Summit Co.
Plains PO 1908-1921, Prowers Co.
Plainview Est 1909, Jefferson Co.
Plateau PO 1883-1887, Mesa Co.
Plateau RR Stop 1892-1923 map, Douglas Co.
Plateau City
orig Eaglite
Est 1895, Mesa Co.
Name changed in 1901.
Platner
prev Millett, Surveyors Creek
Est 1890, Washington Co.
Platoro PO 1888-1919, Conejos Co.
Platte
see Platte Station
1894 PO, Park Co.
(Brief name for Platte Station)
Platte City
see Fairplay
Park Co.
Platte Canon PO 1877-1879, Douglas Co.
(PO moved to Deane)
Platte Canon
aka Waterton, Watertown
now Kassler
PO 1881-1893, Jefferson Co.
Platte Ranch
prev Myers
On 1923 map, Park Co.
Platte River RR Station 1885-1895 map, Park Co.
(Early name for Fairplay Station)
Platte River RR Stop 1899 map, Park Co.
(On C&S RR east of Trout Creek Pass)
Platte Station
briefly Platte
PO 1878-1894, Park Co.
Platte Summit On 1887 map, Arapahoe Co.
Site now in Adams Co.
Platte Valley
later Hardin
PO 1876-1881, Weld Co.
Platteville Est 1875
Inc 1876, Weld Co.
Player RR Stop 1902 map, Bent Co.
Plaza del Medio
see San Luis
Costilla Co.
Pleasant Valley
now Howard
Est 1877, Fremont Co.
(1882 renamed Howard)
Pleasant Valley RR Stop 1889 map, Ouray Co.
Pleasant Valley Yuma Co.
Pleasant View Est 1939, Montezuma Co.
Pleasant View Jefferson Co.
Pleasant View Ridge Weld Co.
Pleasanton RR Stop 1887 map, Fremont Co.
Pleasantville Mesa Co.
(Absorbed by Fruita)
Plum, Plum Station
prev Round Corral
now Sedalia
Est 1865, Douglas Co.
Plum Bush PO 1910-1918, Washington Co.
Plum Valley PO 1917-1935, Las Animas Co.
Plums RR Station 1895 map, Boulder Co.
Plumbs RR Stop 1909-1923 map, Weld Co.
Plumer PO 1900-1901, Ouray Co.
Plummers
later Black Hollow Junction
RR Stop 1906-1923 map, Larimer Co.
Plymouth Est 1892, Las Animas Co.
Site now in Baca Co.
Pocono RR Station 1895-1920s, Saguache Co.
Point Lookout PO 1939-1951, Montezuma Co.
Point of Rocks Stage Station & PO 1864-1865, Huerfano Co.
Site now in Otero Co.
Pole Creek Mining Camp, Saguache Co.
Pollack, Pollocks On 1882-1922 map, Larimer Co.
Pomeroyville
see Brownsville
Clear Creek Co.
Poncha Junction
see Poncha Springs
Chaffee Co.
Poncha Pass RR Station 1899-1924 map,
Maps show both Chaffee & Saguache Co.
Poncha Springs, Poncho Springs
aka Poncha Junction
prev South Arkansas
Est 1868, Lake Co.
Inc 1880, Chaffee Co.
(Renamed 1877)
Ponderosa Park Elbert Co.
Pool
now Milner
Est 1900, Routt Co.
(Renamed 1920)
Porter PO 1891-1908, La Plata Co.
Porter's
later Mount Sneffels, Sneffels
Ouray Co.
Portland PO 1878-1896
Inc 1886, Ouray Co.
Portland PO 1900-1952
Inc 1911, Fremont Co.
Portland Junction RR Stop, Teller Co.
Portland Station RR Station, Teller Co.
Portner RR Stop, Larimer Co.
Post Junction
see Fort Morgan
Morgan Co.
Posta On 1924 map, La Plata Co.
Poudre RR Stop, Larimer Co.
Poudre City Mill Town, Larimer Co.
Poudre Gateway Larimer Co.
Poudre Park
prev Columbine
Est 1915, Larimer Co.
Poughkeepsie Mining Camp Est 1870
PO 1880-1881, San Juan Co.
Pound's Diggings
see Tarryall
Park Co.
Poverty Flats Mining Camp, Lake Co.
(Absorbed by Leadville)
Poverty Flats 1930s Rural Community, Washington Co.
Poverty Gulch On 1885 map, Gunnison Co.
Poverty Ranch
aka Gitrells Ranch, Clearwater
Gillette Station
Stage Station Est 1859, Nebraska Terr
Site now in Sedgwick Co.
Powars RR Stop 1920 map, Weld Co.
Powers Spur RR Stop 1899 map, Dolores Co.
Powder Wash Moffat Co.
Powderhorn
prev White Earth
Est 1876, Gunnison Co.
(Powderhorn PO Est 1880)
Powell PO 1883-1896, Las Animas Co.
Powell RR Stop 1911-1934 map, Logan Co.
Prairie PO 1910-1917, Washington Co.
Preston
aka Delaware Flats
PO 1875-1889, Summit Co.
Preston Mining Camp, Summit Co.
(Not the Delaware Flats site)
Price PO 1880-1882, Conejos Co.
RR Stop 1899 map, Archuleta Co.
Price Creek PO 1912-1942, Moffat Co.
Pride PO 1914-1920, Baca Co.
Primero PO 1901-1933, Las Animas Co.
Primero Junction RR Stop 1924 map, Las Animas Co.
Primos PO 1907-1913, Boulder Co.
Primrose On 1899-1923 map, Las Animas Co.
Princeton RR Stop 1923 map, Chaffee Co.
Pring RR Stop 1902-1968 map, El Paso Co.
Pritchett Est 1920
Inc 1937, Baca Co.
Proctor RR Stop 1895 map, Logan Co.
PO 1908-1963
Progress PO 1888-1895, Las Animas Co.
Later Baca Co.
Prospect PO 1886-1890, Gunnison Co.
Prospect Heights Inc 1905, Fremont Co.
Prospect Valley Est 1922, Weld Co.
Providence PO 1898-1890, Gunnison Co.
Prowers PO 1881-1933, Bent Co.
Place still exists
Pruden PO 1895-1900, Saguache Co.
Pryolite
orig Radiant
later Kenwood
PO 1904-1929, Fremont Co.
Pryor Est 1867, Huerfano Co.
PO Est 1898
Pueblo
prev Independence
Est 1858, Kansas Terr.
Pueblo PO Est 1860
Inc 1885, Pueblo Co.
Pueblo Almagre
see Fort Pueblo
Pueblo Co.
Pueblo Army Air Base Ext 1942-1946, Pueblo Co.
Pueblo Depot
prev Pueblo Ordnance Depot
Pueblo Army Depot
Est 1942, Pueblo Co.
Pueblo West Est ~1969, Pueblo Co.
Pulaski PO 1874-1886, Las Animas Co.
RR Stop on 1895-1899 map
Pullen PO 1888-1894, Larimer Co.
Pulliam RR Stop on 1909-1920 map, Weld Co.
Pullman Shops
prev Jersey
RR Stop, Arapahoe Co.
Jersey on 1882-1892 map
Pullman Shops 1923 map, Denver Co.
Pultney 1890 PO, Otero Co.
Site now in Crowley Co.
Puma
see Trull
PO 1896-1897, Routt Co.
(Brief name for Trull)
Puma City
later Tarryall
Est ~1860, Kansas Terr.
Park Co.
Punch Bowl RR Stop 1923 map, Fremont Co.
Punkin Center
prev Prairie Dream
Est ~1918, Lincoln Co.
Purcell
aka Hungerford
Est 1910, Weld Co.
PO 1911-1951
Puritan Est 1947, Weld Co.
Putney RR Station 1895 map, Pueblo Co.
Puzzler PO 1898-1903, Boulder Co.
Pyke PO 1900-1902, Saguache Co.
Pyramid PO 1896-1932, Rio Blanco Co.
Pyrolite
prev Radiant
later Kenwood
PO 1904-1929, Fremont Co.
(Named Pryolite 1915-1926)
Places that start with Q
City/Town/Place Name Dates/County/Remarks
Quandry City Mining Camp, Summit Co.
Quarry PO 1892-1912, Montezuma Co.
Quartz PO 1882-1886, Gunnison Co.
RR stop on 1880s-1899 map
Quartzville
now Pitkin
Est 1879, Gunnison Co.
(Name changed 1879)
Quartzville, Quartz Hill Est bef 1861, Park Co.
(Existed until 1893)
Quatro
see Cuatro
Las Animas Co.
Quebec PO 1880-1884, Huerfano Co.
Queen Beach PO 1908-1911, Kiowa Co.
Querida, Querida Junction
prev Bassickville
PO 1880-1906, Custer Co.
Quigleyville, Quiggleville Boulder Co.
Quimby PO 1895-1900, Arapahoe Co.
Site now in Adams Co.
Quimby Station RR Stop, Adams Co.
Quincy Mining Camp, Gilpin Co.
Quinn's Spur
aka Biglow
Pitkin Co.

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