Bacchus

Name:

Bacchus

County:

 

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

40° 39′ 46.8″ N, 112° 5′ 38.4″ W

Elevation:

 

Time Zone:

Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)

Comments:

Bacchus, Utah was a small community on U-111, near the Oquirrh Mountains. It was established in 1915 when the Hercules Powder Company opened an explosives plant in the town.

Remains:

 

Established:

1915

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

With improved transportation, the workers moved to more favorable locations, and the town deteriorated into a ghost town between 1930 and 1960.

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