Twenty Mule Team

Twenty Mule Team (HMY1V)

Location: Boron, CA 93516 Kern County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 1.758', W 117° 41.252'

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This is one of the original twenty mule team wagons, built to carry borax out of Death Valley - through 165 miles of desolated mountains and blistering deserts - to the nearest railroad junction in Mojave. It took 20 days to make the round trip and deliver 20 tons of borax. The teams worked steadily from 1883 to 1888.
HM NumberHMY1V
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 4:38pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 437283 N 3876508
Decimal Degrees35.02930000, -117.68753333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 1.758', W 117° 41.252'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 1' 45.48" N, 117° 41' 15.12" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)760
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6 Suckow Rd, Boron CA 93516, US
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