Boron, California

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466

Palms. Mojave airport is also home to a long term storage facility for large airplanes due to extremely dry non-corrosive weather conditions and a hard ground ideal for parking aircraft. '''State Route 58 Business''' is a business route of California State Route 58 in Boron (Boron, California). It provides access to downtown Boron as '''Twenty Mule Team Road'''. It also follows the former routing of U.S. Route 466 (U.S. Route 466 (California)). It is signed from westbound Route 58


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at night with a covering of newspapers. His wardrobe was always the same: wrinkled shirt and pants with well-worn boots. Swain was a chemist at the borax plant in Boron. He attended local events and often played the piano for entertainment. He taught piano to children in Boron and played at the Baptist Church. On his 59th birthday in 1978 an article about George appeared in the ''Los Angeles Times''. By May 1979 he was featured on the TV show ''Real People''. He died on April 25, 2000.<


energy

Trough Systems The Kramer Junction Company (KJC) is the Managing General Partner of the five 30-Megawatts Solar Energy Generating Systems (SEGS) facilities located in the Mojave Desert at Kramer Junction, California. Together with its wholly owned subsidiary, KJC Operating Company, KJC operates and manages these facilities (SEGS III-VII). Solel - Leading the World in Solar Thermal Energy Kramer Junction

SEGS III, IV, V, VI,VII These units generate enough electricity to provide the electrical needs of 30,000 to 40,000 homes without the use of fossil fuels.energy 2005 09 about_parabolic.html The Energy Blog: About Parabolic Trough Solar Public services Law enforcement Law enforcement services are provided by the Kern County Sheriff's


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and is the location of the world's largest source of the boron compound boric acid. Boron is a hinterland community on the western edge of the Mojave Desert. Within a half day's drive one can view the highest and lowest points in the contiguous 48 states of the United States (Mount Whitney and Death Valley), the world's oldest tree (the Bristlecone Pine), and the cities of both Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Boron is home to the U.S. Borax Boron Mine, California's largest open-pit

Tinto Minerals (formerly U.S. Borax (Pacific Coast Borax Company)). This is operated as an open-pit mine (Open-pit mining), which is the largest open-pit mine in California. ftp.dir.ca.gov minerals.usgs.gov This mine supplies nearly half of the world's supply of refined borates.

successors have obtained all their borax minerals from the Suckow claims for more than 75 years, and estimate remaining deposits will last for nearly as long. It is now California's largest open-pit mine (Open-pit mining), which is also the largest borax mine in the world. U.S. Borax In 1956, the Pacific Coast Borax Company merged with United States Potash Corporation to form '''U.S. Borax''', which itself was acquired by the Rio Tinto Group in 1967. As a wholly owned subsidiary


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with no husband present, and 33.1% were non-families. 29.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.11. In the CDP the age distribution of the population shows 28.0% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 25.2% from 25 to 44, 26.9% from 45 to 64, and 13.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 100.1


family size

householder with no wife present. There were 67 (7.5%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships (POSSLQ), and 3 (0.3%) same-sex married couples or partnerships (same-sex partnerships). 294 households (33.0%) were made up of individuals and 112 (12.6%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53. There were 551 families (family (U.S. Census)) (61.8% of all households); the average family size was 3.21. File:Old Boron Ore Truck

with no husband present, and 33.1% were non-families. 29.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.11. In the CDP the age distribution of the population shows 28.0% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 25.2% from 25 to 44, 26.9% from 45 to 64, and 13.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 100.1


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-7 postal_code_type ZIP codes postal_code 93516, 93596 area_code 760 (Area code 760) area_code_type Area code (North American Numbering Plan) blank_name FIPS code (Federal Information Processing Standard) blank_info 06-07568 blank1_name GNIS (Geographic Names Information System) feature ID blank1_info 1652674 footnotes website


drawings

approaching the San Bernardino (San Bernardino County, California)–Kern (Kern County, California) county line and the beginning of the Boron bypass. Nauvoo Temple drawings thumb The newly-rebuilt Nauvoo Illinois Temple (File:New Nauvoo Temple.JPG)Weeks’ drawings of the Nauvoo Temple remained with his descendants, passing from Weeks to his daughter Caroline F. Weeks Griffin, who passed them to her son, Leslie Griffin. In 1948 two Mormon missionaries (Mormon missionary), Frank

Gifford and Vern Thacker, contacted Griffin while tracting door to door in Boron (Boron, California), California. Griffin and the two missionaries became friends, and, when Griffin learned that Thacker was returning to Salt Lake City, he gave him Weeks' drawings to donate to the LDS Church. Thacker did as Griffin requested, and Weeks’ original drawings proved invaluable in the later reconstruction of the Nauvoo Illinois Temple. Many large-calibre double rifles are still in everyday use


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approaching the San Bernardino (San Bernardino County, California)–Kern (Kern County, California) county line and the beginning of the Boron bypass. Nauvoo Temple drawings thumb The newly-rebuilt Nauvoo Illinois Temple (File:New Nauvoo Temple.JPG)Weeks’ drawings of the Nauvoo Temple remained with his descendants, passing from Weeks to his daughter Caroline F. Weeks Griffin, who passed them to her son, Leslie Griffin. In 1948 two Mormon missionaries (Mormon missionary), Frank


original drawings

Gifford and Vern Thacker, contacted Griffin while tracting door to door in Boron (Boron, California), California. Griffin and the two missionaries became friends, and, when Griffin learned that Thacker was returning to Salt Lake City, he gave him Weeks' drawings to donate to the LDS Church. Thacker did as Griffin requested, and Weeks’ original drawings proved invaluable in the later reconstruction of the Nauvoo Illinois Temple. Many large-calibre double rifles are still in everyday use

Boron, California

'''Boron''' (formerly, '''Amargo''', '''Baker''', '''Borate''', and '''Kern''') east-southeast of Castle Butte at an elevation of 2467 feet (752 m). The population was 2,253 at the 2010 census, up from 2,025 at the 2000 census. Boron is named after the element boron and is the location of the world's largest source of the boron compound boric acid.

Boron is a hinterland community on the western edge of the Mojave Desert. Within a half day's drive one can view the highest and lowest points in the contiguous 48 states of the United States (Mount Whitney and Death Valley), the world's oldest tree (the Bristlecone Pine), and the cities of both Los Angeles and Las Vegas.

Boron is home to the U.S. Borax Boron Mine, California's largest open-pit mine, which is also the largest borax mine in the world.

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