Claus & Couch Ditch

Address: W. of Inspiration Point, Arvada

The ditch is in Water District #7. The headgates are on south bank of Clear Creek. Claimants in 1884 were Fred Claus and S. E. Couch. State Engineer's "Water Rights Report," show all the rights (#12 5-13-1861) were transferred to the Welch, Lee, Stewart and Eskins Ditches.
Quad Map/Date: Arvada, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S24, T3S, R69W
Elevation: 5300
Source: Arapahoe County District Court Proceedings, Div. II, Oct. 4, 1884; State Engineer, "Water Rights Report," p. 390.
See Also: Lee, Stewart, and Eskins Ditch.
Last Modified: Thu, July 25 1996

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