WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
Pine Valley Mountains, Utah
LOCATIONComanche Spring is located on the eastern foothills of the Pine Valley Mountains within T 38S, Range 13W, Section 17 of land administered by the U.S. Forest Service (Dixie National Forest) at an elevation of approximately 5,790 feet.
HISTORYStarting in 1935 or 1936, water from Comanche Spring was funneled into the Comanche Ditch for delivery to the Town of New Harmony.
REFERENCESHistoric Context and Detailed Documentation of the Main Canyon Ditch, Town Ditch, Comanche Dam (42WS4376), and Comanche Ditch (42WS2507), New Harmony, Washington County, Utah
by Dale R Gourley and Jon Baxter (Bighorn Arhaeological Consultants, LLC)
for The Town of New Harmony and St. George Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management
Report Number 05-03