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Henderson, Nevada – Then and Now

Water in the Mojave

Published: January 17, 2015 – | Comments Off on Water in the Mojave

The water pipeline was completed in 1943. Prior to that all water in the Las Vegas valley came from artesian springs and wells. During construction of the BMI Plant and housing, water was hauled from wells by train to the site and stored in wooden tanks.

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