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Davy Reservoir


AddressN. of 58th Ave., W. of Ward Road, Arvada
QuadGolden, 1965 (1994)
SectionS8, T3S, R69W
Elevationc. 5440
SourceDenver District Court Division II Proceedings, #60052, May 13, 1936; State Engineer's "Water Rights Report," p. 384, June 1989.
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Initialdate1995-01-11 00:00:00-07
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Latestdate1996-08-10 00:00:00-06
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HistoryClaimant in 1936 was Mabel S. Davy. Original construction in 1905 was by Laura Randall. Located in Water District #7, this reservoir is filled with water diverted from Clear Creek via Farmers High Line Canal through Hyatt Lake and South Branch Lateral. Appears on State Engineer's "Water Rights Report."
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