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Granite Plant

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Title Granite Plant
Subject Canyon; architecture
Description The generator at Granite Plant is larger than the one at Stairs Station and can generate 1.3 megawatts at full load. It was built in 1896 to power the trolley car system in Salt Lake City. A wooden flume used to bring water from Stairs to Granite. Now it has been replaced with a 42"" concrete pipe.
Coverage Granite Plant Big Cottonwood Creek 40°37'8.64"N 111°46'55.60"W
Date 2009-08-11
Creator Craig Denton
Type image
Format image/tif
Rights Craig L. Denton 2009. Use of this file is allowed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License;

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