Oak Creek’s Historic Water Ditches

When:
January 31, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
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2019-01-31T11:00:00-07:00
Where:
Sedona Heritage Museum
735 Jordan Rd
Sedona
AZ
Cost:
Free

With a generous gift from a member, SHS recently completed a documentation of more than 20 historic irrigation ditches along Oak Creek – from the top of the canyon to the Cup ‘O Gold area. Sharon Masek-Lopez did the work will be presenting a summary of what she learned. Fun fact: without surveying tools, some canyon ditch builders used the ‘drop’ of a rifle bullet along the canyon wall to chart the slope of the ditch to make sure it ran downhill.

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