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  • This pipe, called a penstock, ranged from forty-four inches down to two feet in diameter and paralleled the Uncompahgre River far above its torrent as it coursed down the deep gorge.
  • Do not anchor to any manmade structures including the penstock system large metal pipe.
  • They came up to a steel trestle that held the ancient penstock above an open gorge.
  • With exaggerated care Cynthia mounted the wooden catwalk atop the penstock, holding Dean's hand tightly.
  • After a few minutes rest, they continued, first hearing, then seeing the waterfall and the reservoir from which the penstock first drew the water for its mile-long trip to town.

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