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After a bit of searching, I locate what I believe is Willow Spring, in a grassy area shaded by nearly leafless Desert willows

After a bit of searching, I locate what I believe is Willow Spring, in a grassy area shaded by nearly leafless Desert willows Near the Willow Wash corral is a pile of wood and concrete debris, suggesting that a small outbuilding may have once stood hereThumbnailsI open the wooden lid on the concrete cistern at Willow Spring, and a bit of water stares back up at meNear the Willow Wash corral is a pile of wood and concrete debris, suggesting that a small outbuilding may have once stood hereThumbnailsI open the wooden lid on the concrete cistern at Willow Spring, and a bit of water stares back up at meNear the Willow Wash corral is a pile of wood and concrete debris, suggesting that a small outbuilding may have once stood hereThumbnailsI open the wooden lid on the concrete cistern at Willow Spring, and a bit of water stares back up at meNear the Willow Wash corral is a pile of wood and concrete debris, suggesting that a small outbuilding may have once stood hereThumbnailsI open the wooden lid on the concrete cistern at Willow Spring, and a bit of water stares back up at meNear the Willow Wash corral is a pile of wood and concrete debris, suggesting that a small outbuilding may have once stood hereThumbnailsI open the wooden lid on the concrete cistern at Willow Spring, and a bit of water stares back up at me

I find a concrete cistern and slightly greener grasses, but no other sign of water, so I figure this must be the current incarnation of Willow Spring.