Bighorn Ditch Headgate

Also known as: Bighorn Canal Headgate
W of Fort Smith at mouth of Bighorn Canyon, Fort Smith, Montana

Photo 

Bighorn ditch NPS

By National Park Service - http://www.hscl.cr.nps.gov/insidenps/report.asp?STATE=MT&PARK=BICA&STRUCTURE=&SORT=3&RECORDNO=2, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8928349

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 12, 1976
Reference number
76000174
Areas of significance
Ethnic Heritage - Native American; Engineering; Agriculture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Water works
Current function
Park
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
1892; 1904

Update Log 

  • February 6, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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