Graves North Ditch

Address: Near Wadsworth & W. 53rd Ave., Arvada, 80002

This ditch lies in Water District #7. Its water is diverted from Clear Creek via the Slough Ditch. Claimant for adjudication in 1884 was Oliver Graves. He was a pioneer farmer in Arvada. The ditch appears on an old map, circa 1900, once used in the Old Jefferson County Courthouse.
Quad Map/Date: Arvada, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S14, T3S, R69W
Elevation: c. 5300
Source: Arapaho County Dist. Court, Div. II Proceedings, Oct. 4, 1884; Arvada Historical Society, "Waters of Gold," p. 29; State Engineer, "Water Rights Report," June 1989, p. 386.
Last Modified: Fri, July 29 1994

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