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Remains of old Borate Mine in Death Valley

Posted by carol_in_california (My Page) on
Sat, Feb 17, 07 at 13:37

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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RE: Remains of old Borate Mine in Death Valley

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

RE: Remains of old Borate Mine in Death Valley

How interesting, thanks for sharing.

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