In History

One lifetime. Generations of memories.                             A timeline of streetcar service in Denver. 1871 – Horsedrawn streetcars begin service 1888 – Denver Tramway Company begins cable car service 1889 – Horsedrawn streetcars end service 1900 – Last cable car converted to electric […]

What is a streetcar?

As you may have guessed or may already know, it’s pretty easy to tell from their name where streetcars operate, on the street. They are generally powered by overhead electric cable lines and run on dedicated tracks similar to railroads. The cars themselves are of varied lengths depending on the number of axels they contain, […]