Wanship Dam (06/20/2006) The Wanship Dam on the Weber River holds back Rockport Reservoir.
Wanship Dam (06/20/2006) The Wanship Dam was part of the Weber Basin Project.
Wanship, Utah (Location: 40.82.262N 111.41.301W
Elevation: 5,862 feet or 1,781m) is a small town at the intersection of I80 and State Highway 32 (exit 156) on a hill overlooking the Weber River. The town was established in 1861 by Aaron Daniels.
Today, Wanship continues to be a small town with a freeway exit and gas station. Wanship is most noted for its collection of antique carriages and western memorabilia.