Conduit No. 20 Tunnel


Address: Northeast Waterton

Owned by City of Denver and operated by Board of Water Commissioners. This tunnel is part of a water diversionary project. It was driven through a low hill and the total length is 2,860 feet. The formation is a fairly soft shale. The tunnel is lined with concrete with a foot diameter. Surface buildings include an office, store room, impresser room, shop, and generator room.
Quad Map/Date: Kassler, 1965 (1985)
Source: Inspector's Report, 1949, Bureau of Mines
 


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