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Berlin in Nye County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Foster's Blacksmith Shop

 
 
Foster's Blacksmith Shop Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, April 3, 2013
1. Foster's Blacksmith Shop Marker
Inscription. Bill and Mack Foster moved this building to here from Ellsworth. It was used as a blacksmith shop by them when they were prospecting in this area for about twenty years preceding the year 1954.
 
Location. 38° 52.904′ N, 117° 36.611′ W. Marker is in Berlin, Nevada, in Nye County. Marker can be reached from Berlin Ichthyosaur State Park Road 2 miles south of Nevada Route 844, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. If driving north marker is 2.1 miles north of NV Route 844. Marker is in this post office area: Austin NV 89310, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mrs. Phillips Home (a few steps from this marker); Watson's House (a few steps from this marker); A Home (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named A Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Company Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Doctor's Office & Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Mine Superintendent's Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Firmin Bruner (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Berlin.
 
Regarding Foster's Blacksmith Shop. Marker text written by Firmin Bruner (Berlin Resident
Foster's Blacksmith Shop Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, April 3, 2013
2. Foster's Blacksmith Shop Marker
The marker can be seen on the right side of the building.
Since 1904).
 
Also see . . .  Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park Web Site. (Submitted on October 25, 2015.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. This page has been viewed 130 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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