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Yes, the Denver Rocket used to split at Limon and send a train to Colorado Springs as well as Denver. The real purpose of the line to Colorado was, of course to pick up freight from a western railroad (the Santa Fe?), and no be entirely dependent for transcontinental cargo on the terminus of the Union Pacific at Omaha.

I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.
by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Tue May 8th, 2012 at 07:03:36 AM EST
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