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Highline Canal, Sand Creek Lateral, Beginning at intersection of Peoria Street & Highl, Commerce City, Adams County, CO



B&W Photos

HB242409
Head Gate Of The Sand Creek Lateral At The High Line Canal On The South End Of The Peoria Street Bridge.

HB242410
Course Of The Lateral Through Del Northwest Mar Park.

HB242411
1939 Drop Structure In Del Mar Park Surmounted By Recent Pedestrian Bridge.

HB242412
Segment Of Lateral West Of C Street (section 10) On The Rocky Mountain Arsenal (rma).

HB242413
Head Gate Between C And D Streets (section 11).

HB242414
Drop Structure Between C And D Streets (section 11).

HB242415
Segment Of Lateral With Yucca Along Banks, South Of 6th Avenue (section 10).

HB242416
General View Of Large Diversion Structure On Lateral West Of Lower Derby Lake (section 2).

HB242417
Detail Of Diversion Structure West Of Derby Lake (section 2) Showing Diversion Gate To Lake Ladora.

HB242418
Concrete Diversion Channel Extending Toward Lake Ladora From The Diversion Structure West Of Lower Derby Lake (section 2).

HB242419
Continuation Of Lateral Leaving The Diversion Structure West Of Lower Derby Lake (section 2), Showing Measuring Gauge.

HB242420
Concrete Lining On A Curving Segment Of The Lateral Near The Northeast End Of Lake Ladora (section 2).

HB242421
Trees Along Lateral Segment At The Northern End Of Lake Ladora.

HB242422
Damaged Head Gate North Of Lake Ladora (section 2).

HB242423
Concrete Check Dam Northwest Of Southeast Lake Ladora (section 2) With The Former Egli Farm In The Distance.

HB242424
Two Head Gates About 500 Feet North Of 7th Avenue (section 35).

HB242425
Detail Of One Of The Head Gates Pictured In Co-43-a-16 (section 35).

HB242426
Detail Of Head Gate About 1,100 Feet North Of 7th Avenue (section 35), Showing Channel In Wihch Gate Was Raised And Lowered.

HB242427
Outlet Of Pipe With A Concrete Channel Serving The Head Gate Shown In Co-43-a-18.

HB242428
Head Gate In The Northwest Quarter Of Section 35.

HB242429
Outlet Pipe And Concrete Channel For The Head Gate Pictured In Co-43-a-20.

HB242430
Head Gate In The Northeast Quarter Of Section 35; Note Control Wheel.

HB242431
Outlet Pipe Embedded In Concrete For The Head Gate Shown In Co-43-a-22.

HB242432
Culvert With Concrete Headwall And Sidewalls Carrying The Lateral Under 8th Avenue.

HB242433
Diversion Structure East Of Former Basin F In Section 26.

HB242434
Diversion Structure With Former Basin F In Distance (section 26).

HB242435
Diversion Structure With Concrete Sidewalls And Concrete Channel Beyond, A Short Distance West Of D Street About One-quarter Mile South Of 9th Avenue (section 26).

HB242436
Concrete Diversion Structure On The West Side Of D Street About One-quarter Mile South Of 9th Avneue (section 26); The Lateral Continues Northeast While A Side Ditch Proceeds Northward

HB242437
View Of The Diversion Structure Pictured In Co-43-a-28 From The Channel Of The Lateral, Showing The Upstream Face Of The Structure.

HB242438
Northern Segment Of The Lateral In The Northwest Quarter Of Section 25 Structure Pictured In Co-43-a-28.


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Item Title


Location
Beginning at intersection of Peoria Street & Highl, Commerce City, CO

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CO-43-A

Subjects
Irrigation Canals
Lateral Sewers


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. HEAD GATE OF THE SAND CREEK LATERAL AT THE HIGH LINE CANAL ON THE SOUTH END OF THE PEORIA STREET BRIDGE.
2. COURSE OF THE LATERAL THROUGH DEL NORTHWEST MAR PARK.
3. 1939 DROP STRUCTURE IN DEL MAR PARK SURMOUNTED BY RECENT PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE.
4. SEGMENT OF LATERAL WEST OF C STREET (SECTION 10) ON THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN ARSENAL (RMA).
5. HEAD GATE BETWEEN C AND D STREETS (SECTION 11).
6. DROP STRUCTURE BETWEEN C AND D STREETS (SECTION 11).
7. SEGMENT OF LATERAL WITH YUCCA ALONG BANKS, SOUTH OF 6TH AVENUE (SECTION 10).
8. GENERAL VIEW OF LARGE DIVERSION STRUCTURE ON LATERAL WEST OF LOWER DERBY LAKE (SECTION 2).
9. DETAIL OF DIVERSION STRUCTURE WEST OF DERBY LAKE (SECTION 2) SHOWING DIVERSION GATE TO LAKE LADORA.
10. CONCRETE DIVERSION CHANNEL EXTENDING TOWARD LAKE LADORA FROM THE DIVERSION STRUCTURE WEST OF LOWER DERBY LAKE (SECTION 2).
11. CONTINUATION OF LATERAL LEAVING THE DIVERSION STRUCTURE WEST OF LOWER DERBY LAKE (SECTION 2), SHOWING MEASURING GAUGE.
12. CONCRETE LINING ON A CURVING SEGMENT OF THE LATERAL NEAR THE NORTHEAST END OF LAKE LADORA (SECTION 2).
13. TREES ALONG LATERAL SEGMENT AT THE NORTHERN END OF LAKE LADORA.
14. DAMAGED HEAD GATE NORTH OF LAKE LADORA (SECTION 2).
15. CONCRETE CHECK DAM NORTHWEST OF SOUTHEAST LAKE LADORA (SECTION 2) WITH THE FORMER EGLI FARM IN THE DISTANCE.
16. TWO HEAD GATES ABOUT 500 FEET NORTH OF 7TH AVENUE (SECTION 35).
17. DETAIL OF ONE OF THE HEAD GATES PICTURED IN CO-43-A-16 (SECTION 35).
18. DETAIL OF HEAD GATE ABOUT 1,100 FEET NORTH OF 7TH AVENUE (SECTION 35), SHOWING CHANNEL IN WIHCH GATE WAS RAISED AND LOWERED.
19. OUTLET OF PIPE WITH A CONCRETE CHANNEL SERVING THE HEAD GATE SHOWN IN CO-43-A-18.
20. HEAD GATE IN THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 35.
21. OUTLET PIPE AND CONCRETE CHANNEL FOR THE HEAD GATE PICTURED IN CO-43-A-20.
22. HEAD GATE IN THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 35; NOTE CONTROL WHEEL.
23. OUTLET PIPE EMBEDDED IN CONCRETE FOR THE HEAD GATE SHOWN IN CO-43-A-22.
24. CULVERT WITH CONCRETE HEADWALL AND SIDEWALLS CARRYING THE LATERAL UNDER 8TH AVENUE.
25. DIVERSION STRUCTURE EAST OF FORMER BASIN F IN SECTION 26.
26. DIVERSION STRUCTURE WITH FORMER BASIN F IN DISTANCE (SECTION 26).
27. DIVERSION STRUCTURE WITH CONCRETE SIDEWALLS AND CONCRETE CHANNEL BEYOND, A SHORT DISTANCE WEST OF D STREET ABOUT ONE-QUARTER MILE SOUTH OF 9TH AVENUE (SECTION 26).
28. CONCRETE DIVERSION STRUCTURE ON THE WEST SIDE OF D STREET ABOUT ONE-QUARTER MILE SOUTH OF 9TH AVNEUE (SECTION 26); THE LATERAL CONTINUES NORTHEAST WHILE A SIDE DITCH PROCEEDS NORTHWARD. THE DIVERSION STRUCTURE SHOWN IN CO-43-A-27 IS VISIBLE IN THE DISTANCE.
29. VIEW OF THE DIVERSION STRUCTURE PICTURED IN CO-43-A-28 FROM THE CHANNEL OF THE LATERAL, SHOWING THE UPSTREAM FACE OF THE STRUCTURE.
30. NORTHERN SEGMENT OF THE LATERAL IN THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 25 STRUCTURE PICTURED IN CO-43-A-28.


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