Clark & Brown Ditch

Address: W. of Simms St. & S. of 72nd Ave., Golden

This ditch is located in Water District #7. Claimants in 1884 were Charles Brown and John Clark. It originates from the north bank of Ralston Creek and has Ralston Creek Priority #13, dating from May 31, 1865. John Clark owned a farm north of present-day West 64th Avenue and on each side of Simms Street.
Quad Map/Date: Golden, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S4&5, T3S, R69W
Elevation: 5440
Source: Arapahoe County District Court, Div. II, Oct. 4, 1884; Arvada Historical Society, "Waters of Gold," p. 24; State Engineer, "Water Rights Report," p. 384.
Last Modified: Wed, November 28 2012

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