Chapter 83: San Antonio Acequias

January 1986
Building the Lone Star: An Illustrated Guide to Historic Sites;1986, p210
Book Chapter
Chapter 83 of the book "BUILDING THE LONE STAR: An Illustrated Guide to Historic Sites" is presented. It discusses the establishment of San Antonio Acequias, a Spanish colonial irrigation canals in San Antonio, Texas. It has a series of ditches that were dug from the San Antonio River or San Pedro Creek and supplied more waters nearly at the natural elevation contours of the land going to the agricultural areas through the irrigation.


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