Place:Ophir, San Miguel, Colorado, United States

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NameOphir
Alt namesOld Ophirsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS8020272
TypeTown
Coordinates37.856°N 107.831°W
Located inSan Miguel, Colorado, United States
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The historic town of Ophir is a Home Rule Municipality located in San Miguel County, Colorado, United States. Ophir was the site of the world's first commercial system to generate and transmit alternating current electricity, the Ames Hydroelectric Generating Plant. The population was 113 at the 2000 census.

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