Chester, Utah facts for kids
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|Founded by||David Candland|
|Elevation||5,515 ft (1,681 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-6 (MDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1439662|
|Source: U.S. Census Bureau|
Chester was founded by David Candland. In the beginning the town was named Canal Creek after the waterway from which the community received its water. Candland then changed the name to Chesterfield after his hometown in England; it was later reduced to Chester.
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