John S. Risdon Ditch

AddressAlong Clear Creek in Wheat Ridge 80033
QuadArvada, 1965 (1994)
SectionS21&22. T3S, R69W
Elevationc. 5600
SourceDenver District Court, Div. II Proceedings, #60052, May 13, 1936; Arvada Historical Society Files; State Engineer, "Water Rights Report," June 1989, p. 384; R.W. Gelder, "Denver and Surroundings," 1915.
Initialdate1993-04-19 00:00:00-06
Latestdate1994-08-04 00:00:00-06
HistoryJohn S.Risdon Ditch was in Water District No. 7 and had a priority dated December 31, 1875, out of Clear Creek. Claimants in 1936 were Estate of Mary I. Stewart, Swayze Estate, Matt Hawkinson, Edward B. and Minnie B. Van Hooser, Isan R. Barber, Lauretta and Holland and Gustaf B. Bloom.