Lane Ditch


Address: Near Tabor St., S. of I-70, Wheat Ridge 80033

Lane Ditch in Water District No 7, filled from water diverted from Clear Creek via south bank of Slough Ditch, had a priority dating from June 20, 1864. Claimants in 1884 were John S. Lane, Annie Lees, James A. Lewis, Jacob H. Brown, and James H. Baugh. The ditch appears on c. 1900 map circa, once used in the Jefferson County Courthouse. Listing is still on the State Engineers Records, priority #39 (June 20, 1864).
Quad Map/Date: Golden, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S20, T3S, R69W
Elevation: c. 5410
Source: Arapahoe County District Court Div. II Proceedings, Oct. 4, 1884; Arvada Historical Collection; State Engineer's "Water Rights Report," June 1989, p. 388.
Last Modified: Mon, August 8 1994
 


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