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High Mountain Dams in Upalco Unit, White Miller Lake Dam, Ashley National Forest, 6.9 miles North of Swift Creek Campground, Mountain Home, Duchesne County, UT

High Mountain Dams in Upalco Unit, White Miller Lake Dam, Ashley National Forest, 6.9 miles North of Swift Creek Campground, Mountain Home, Duchesne County, UT

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Summary

Significance: White Miller Lake is one of several natural high mountain lakes dammed by the Farmers Irrigation Company in the 1920s and 1930s to store water for irrigation. The dam is a representative example of small scale, unsophisticated construction in the Upalco Unit of the Central Utah Project.
Survey number: HAER UT-42-O
Building/structure dates: ca. 1926 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1959

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Farmers Irrigation Company
National Forest Service
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Location

Mountain Home40.39912, -110.38849
Google Map of 40.3991181, -110.3884919
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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