Piquette Ditch

Address: E. of Hwy. 93, S.W. of Tucker Lake, Golden, 80401

Piquette Ditch is in Water District No. 7 and had priority No. 4 (June 16,1861). Water was taken from the north bank of Ralston Creek. Claimants in 1884 were Leon Piquette, Robert Bunny and Robert Faragher. This ditch was shown on a c. 1900 map once used in Jefferson County Courthouse. Properties of Bunny (Buney) and Faragher appear on Willett's 1899 Farm Map.
Quad Map/Date: Golden, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S3, T3S, R69W
Elevation: c. 5700
Source: Arapahoe County District Court, Div. II Proceedings, Oct. 4, 1884; Arvada Historical Society, "More Than Gold," Fronticepiece.
Last Modified: Fri, August 12 1994

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