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Washington Avenue in Orchard, Colorado.
|Elevation||4,413 ft (1,345 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-7 (MST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-6 (MDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0180764|
A post office called Orchard has been in operation since 1882. The community was named for a grove of cottonwood trees near the original town site.
Orchard is located at(40.330843,-104.118633).
Orchard is the town that was used to film James Michener's miniseries Centennial. Most if not all of the remnants of the production sets are now gone.
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