Near Panaca in Lincoln County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by Nevada State Park System, Nevada Historical Society. (Marker Number 203.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Environment • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1870.
Location. 37° 48.393′ N, 114° 24.375′ W. Marker is near Panaca, Nevada, in Lincoln County. Marker is on U.S. 93 at milepost 109, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cathedral Gorge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clover Valley Mountains Steam Engine/Sawmill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Panaca Spring (approx. 1.4 miles away); Panaca Ward Chapel (approx. 1˝ miles away); Panaca (approx. 1˝ miles away); Panaca Mercantile (approx. 1˝ miles away); Miller's Point / Cathedral Gorge (approx. 1.6 miles away); Wheeler Monument (approx. 8.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Panaca.
Regarding Bullionville. All that remains of Bullionville is a small cemetery overlooking the valley. A short hike up the hill behind the marker discloses its location.
Also see . . . New Amended Text for Marker. The Nevada State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) recently updated the text of the roughly 260 state historical markers in Nevada. The Nevada SHPO placed the amended text of each individual marker on its website and will change the actual markers in the field as funding allows. Minor changes have been made to the marker for grammar and readability. The link will take you to the Nevada SHPO page for the marker with the amended text. (Submitted on November 12, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 18, 2013, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 424 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 18, 2013, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.