Documentary History of American Water-works

Introduction Historical Background Chronology Geography Biography Technology Ownership and Financing General Bibliography
Southwestern States
Colorado Trinidad

Trinidad, Colorado

Trinidad was incorporated as a city in 1879.

The first water works were built by the Trinidad Water Works Company and began service in October, 1879.

The city bought the water company in March, 1897.

Water is currently provided by the City of Trinidad.


References
1882 "Trinidad," Engineering News 9:122 (April 15, 1882)

1882 Trinidad from "The Water-Supply of Certain Cities and Towns of the United States," by Walter G. Elliot, C. E., Ph. D.

1888 "Trinidad," from Manual of American Water Works, Volume 1.

1890 "Trinidad," from Manual of American Water Works, Volume 2.

1891 "Trinidad," from Manual of American Water Works, Volume 3.

1897 "Trinidad," from Manual of American Water Works, Volume 4.

1919 City of Trinidad v. Trinidad Water Works Company, et al., 67 Colo. 344, September, 1919, Supreme Court of Colorado


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