Barker Dam

SE of Twentynine Palms in Joshua Tree National Monument
Twentynine Palms, California

Historic Document

Barker Dam is located in Riverside County, California certified as a historic location on Wednesday October 29, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Water Works. Barker Dam was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event and its significance in Agriculture.

Barker Dam Information

Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1900
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Baker,C.O.; Keys,W.F.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Barker Dam Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2900
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Twentynine Palms Historic Locations Riverside County Historic Locations California Historic Locations