Sandy in Salt Lake County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Using all four of its furnaces, the Mingo Smelter could produce enough metal to fill sixteen railroad cars each week. It was destroyed by fire in 1887 and was rebuilt in 1888.
Erected 1993 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers. (Marker Number 470.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1901.
Location. 40° 35.271′ N, 111° 53.35′ W. Marker is in Sandy, Utah, in Salt Lake County. Marker is on 9000 South (State Highway 209), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 E 9000 South, Sandy UT 84070, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Traders Rest (approx. 2.3 miles away); West Jordan Pioneer Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); West Jordan (approx. 2.3 miles away); North Jordan Canal (approx. 2.4 miles away); West Jordan Settlement (approx. 2.4 miles away); West Jordan Industry (approx. 2.4 miles away); South Jordan Settlement (approx. 2.6 miles away); Union Fort (approx. 2.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 25, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,893 times since then and 44 times this year. Last updated on September 15, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 25, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.