Remains of old Borate Mine in Death Valley

carol_in_californiaFebruary 17, 2007

Another historical site.....tons and tons of borate were mined here and hauled over treacherous terrain 160 miles by mule team to Mojave, CA.

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doris_mi5

I guess thats why it was called 20 mule team borax years ago. That is so neat.

    Bookmark   February 17, 2007 at 1:43PM
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minrose

How interesting, thanks for sharing.

    Bookmark   February 17, 2007 at 1:46PM
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