Water Records

  1. Ditches & reservoirs in jeffco
  2. Golden City & Arapahoe Ditch CO. Minutes
  3. Golden-Littleton Irrigation District files
  4. Water Board Base Maps
  5. Water Related Maps, Plats & Drawings
  6. Unprocessed Records

Ditches and Reservoirs in Jefferson County, 1873-1971

Series 177

897 Plats/Documents (240 Flat Files, 7 Volumes, 3 Indexes)

Ditch and reservoir plats, statements of claim to water rights, maps of water supply systems and location maps for ditches, reservoirs and water supply sources located in Irrigation Division No. 1, South Platte River Basin, and recorded in the Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder's Office.  

Includes primarily water districts:

  • 2 (South Platte: Denver Gage to Greeley)
  • 6 (Boulder Creek)
  • 7 (Clear Creek)
  • 8 (South Platte Cheesman to Denver Gage)
  • 9 (Bear Creek) 
  • 23 (Upper South Platte)

Chronological by date recorded with the County.

View Finding Aid (PDF) for complete inventory.