Central Utah Water Company records
Central Utah Water Company records
Dates: approximately 1890-2004
Contains records from the Central Utah Water Company related to the Spring City and Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Companies. Primarily includes handwritten ledgers of minutes and accounts, and water rights certificates. Dated approximately 1890-2004.
- Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
- Creator: Central Utah Water Company. -- Spring City Irrigation Company. -- Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Company
- Call Number: MSS 8923
- Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
- Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
- Languages and Scripts
- The collection is arranged into several series: 1) Spring City Irrigation Company records, 1895-1999 and 2) Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Company records, 1895-2004.
- Conditions of Use
- It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Central Utah Water Company records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.
- Preferred Citation
- Initial citation: MSS 8923; Central Utah Water Company records; 19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8923, LTPSC.
- Custodial History
- Records were owned by the Central Utah Water Company and given to Steve Clyde, attorney for whom the company was a client. Donated to Special Collections by Steve Clyde on October 13, 2016.
- Acquisition Information
- Donated by Steve Clyde in October 13, 2016.
- Subject Terms
- Agriculture and Natural Resources; Water and Water Rights; Water rights--Utah; Account books--Utah; Sanpete County (Utah); Spring City (Utah); Irrigation--Utah--History
- Genre / Form
- Processing Information
- Processed; Caitlyn Towne, student manuscript processor; 2017.
- Appraisal Information
- Utah and the American West cultural, family, social, intellectual, and religious history (19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts collection development policy IV.a.i.4, November 2013).
- Finding Aid ID Number
- Finding Aid Title
- Central Utah Water Company records
- Finding Aid Author
- Caitlyn Towne
- Finding Aid Creator
- This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2018-03-28 15:17:13 -0600.
- Finding Aid Language
- Biographical Info:
The Central Utah Water Company (est. 1926) is a water company in Lynndyl, Utah.
In 1926 the Sevier River Land and Water Company in Lyndyll, Utah was reorganized as the Central Utah Water Company in an attempt to keep settlers in nearby McCornick from moving following several dry years. Settlers completely abandoned McCornick in 1929, but the company has remained active in Lyndyll since.
The Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Company (1894-2002) was a water company in Emery County, Utah.
The Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Company obtained water rights in 1894. The Utah business license expired on December 4, 2002. This is not to be confused with the fictitious company by the same name established in 2005.
The Spring City Irrigation Company (1894-1943) was a water company in Sanpete County, Utah.
On March 24, 1894, the Spring City Irrigation Company was incorporated in Sanpete County Utah. The capital stock of $3,000 was fully paid for by owners of land watered by the canal, Oak Creek, and part of Cedar Creek. On November 17, 1943 the name of the company was changed to Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Company.
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Spring City Irrigation Company records
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