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40.74N) was a potash
located in western Utah near the Nevada border. The potash deposits
took the form of salt flats and brine marshes in the ancient lake bed
of Lake Bonneville, the prehistoric ancestor of the Great Salt Lake.
Production was about
101,000 tons per year early in the war, but themine was closed in 1944.
ReferencesOnlineUtah.com (accessed 2011-4-3)
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