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Gold Hill in Storey County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Gold Hill Brewery

 
 
Gold Hill Brewery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
1. Gold Hill Brewery Marker
Inscription.  The Gold Hill Brewery sat directly in front of and was attached to this lodging building.

The brewery was operated by the Schweis family and first appeared in the local directory in 1864.

It was one of several breweries in the area.
 
Erected by Comstock Historic District Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1864.
 
Location. 39° 17.521′ N, 119° 39.443′ W. Marker is in Gold Hill, Nevada, in Storey County. Marker is on North Main Street (State Highway 342), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1543 North Main Street, Virginia City NV 89440, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. I.O.O.F. Monument (a few steps from this marker); The Yellow Jacket Mine Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); Gold Hill Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Silver Star Lodge # 5 (within shouting distance of this marker); Assay Office and Justice Court (about 300 feet
Gold Hill Brewery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
2. Gold Hill Brewery Marker
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away, measured in a direct line); Maynard Block (about 400 feet away); Fort Homestead, Gold Hill, Nevada (about 700 feet away); Gold Hill Millionaires (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gold Hill.
 
Also see . . .
1. Gold Hill, Nevada - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
2. Gold Hill, Nevada - Ghost Town. Information and photos of the mining town of Gold Hill. (Submitted on August 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 472 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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Oct. 5, 2022