Dayton in Lyon County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Union Hotel & Post Office
"Private property not open to the public"
Erected 1973 by Nevada State Park System. Dayton Historical Society. (Marker Number 186.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pony Express National Historic Trail series list.
Location. 39° 14.168′ N, 119° 35.433′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Nevada, in Lyon County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Pike Street, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 Main Street, Dayton NV 89403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nevada Added Station (a few steps from this marker); Odeon Saloon - Billiard Parlour Dayton Lodge No. 5 I.O.O.F. Carson & Colorado Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Truckee (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pony Express (about 300 feet away); Dayton (about 300 feet away); Chinatown (about 400 feet away); Nevada’s First Gold Discovery (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayton.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 28, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. This page has been viewed 574 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. 4. submitted on September 27, 2016, by Glenn Hasbrouck of Carson City, Nevada. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of the free standing rock wall. • Can you help?