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Title
Borel Power Plant on the Kern River
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1920s
Publication Information
Kern County Library. Beale Memorial Library
Contributing Institution
Kern County Library
Collection
Kern County Local History Photograph Collection
Rights Information
Unknown
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Description
Power plant constructed by the Kern River Company in 1904. It is located on the Kern River, in the canyon below Hot Springs Valley, near Miracle Hot Springs. This is one of four hydroelectric power plants that were constructed between 1897 and 1921. The plant was taken over by Southern California Edison
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print; 13 x 18 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt409nd30q
cbak_223
Language
English
Subject
Power plants
Hydroelectric generators
Place
Kern County (Calif.)
Kern River (Calif.)

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