This is an early beta version that’s still a work in progress. We hope to develop and refine the contents going forward. In the meantime, we’re making it fully available to the public as-is. Started by the Jefferson County Historical Commission in the 1990s, it was transferred to the Golden History Museum-City of Golden in 2020.
|Address||W. of Inspiration Point, Arvada|
|Quad||Arvada, 1965 (1994)|
|Section||S24, T3S, R69W|
|Source||Arapahoe County District Court Proceedings, Div. II, Oct. 4, 1884; State Engineer, "Water Rights Report," p. 390.|
|Seealso||Lee, Stewart, and Eskins Ditch.|
|History||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.|