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

Machine Shop

 
 
Machine Shop Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, April 3, 2013
1. Machine Shop Marker
Inscription. This building contained the blacksmith shop, and was equipped with power driven drill presses, and lathes, etc. therefore, it was called the machine shop. The crew of mechanics that worked here kept all the mine and mill machinery running smoothly.

Occasionally a passing automobile that had broken down was towed to its door to be put into running condition again.
 
Location. 38° 52.897′ N, 117° 36.511′ 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 left when traveling south. 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. Company Boardinghouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Stage Station (within shouting distance of this marker); The Berlin Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Assay Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Charcoal Yard (within shouting distance of this marker); Firmin Bruner
Machine Shop Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, April 3, 2013
2. Machine Shop Marker
The marker is to the right of the main door.
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Clubhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); A Home (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Berlin.
 
Regarding Machine Shop. Marker text written by Firmin Bruner (Berlin Resident Since 1904)
 
Also see . . .  Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park Web Site. (Submitted on October 25, 2015.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 2 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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