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Name: Old Salt Lake
Site Number: #373
Date Visited: 05/24/2015
Other Designation: None
Plaque Status: Private Plaque
Location: 899 N Harbor Dr, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
Coordinates33.8519441,-118.3970692
Website: N/A

Description: The Indians of this area obtained salt from this lake. Sometime in the 1850s, Johnson and Allanson erected the necessary works to manufacture salt by artificial as well as solar evaporation. The salt yield for 1879 was 450 tons.