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Bishop Creek Hydroelectric System, Plant 2, Lake Sabrina Dam, Bishop Creek, Bishop, Inyo County, CA

Bishop Creek Hydroelectric System, Plant 2, Lake Sabrina Dam, Bishop Creek, Bishop, Inyo County, CA

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Significance: It is significant because of its role in the early engineering concept and construction of the Bishop Creek Hydroelectric System. The dam is essentially unchanged from its date of construction, with the exception of the replacement of some of the timber facing.
Survey number: HAER CA-145-2-A
Building/structure dates: 1909 Initial Construction

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Nevada-California Power Company, Builder
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