Bluff's Ditch


Address: W. of Carr St. near 51st Ave., Arvada

Located in Water District #7, water for this ditch is diverted from Clear Creek via North bank of the Slough Ditch. Claimants for adjudication in 1884 were R.H. Rhodes and Anna A.Sayer (Priorities #29 5-26-1863 and #36, 5-27-1864). Both Rhodes and Sayer were instrumental in establishing early water rights in the area.
Quad Map/Date: Arvada, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S15, T3S, R69W
Elevation: 5345
Source: Willit's 1899 Farm Map; Arapahoe County District Court, Di v. II, Oct 4, 1884; Jefferson County Historical Society, "Waters of Gold," p. 6; State Engineer, "Water Rights Report," June, 1989, p. 386.
Last Modified: Wed, November 28 2012
 


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