Carlsbad Irrigation Flume

Carlsbad Irrigation Flume (HM15RB)

Location: Carlsbad, NM 88220 Eddy County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 26.633', W 104° 15.677'

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The massive concrete flume in the distance carries water from the Pecos River to irrigate much of the farmland in this area. It is a vital link in an extensive irrigation system which made possible development of the region's agricultural resources. A wooded flume constructed in 1890 washed away in 1902 and was replaced by the more substantial concrete structure in 1903.
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HM NumberHM15RB
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 569438 N 3589878
Decimal Degrees32.44388333, -104.26128333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 26.633', W 104° 15.677'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 26' 37.98" N, 104° 15' 40.62" W
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Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6000 Ocotillo Hills Nature Trail, Carlsbad NM 88220, US
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