Mesquite in Clark County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The Old Spanish Trail
1829 - 1850
Erected by State of Nevada. (Marker Number 31.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Old Spanish National Trail marker series.
Location. 36° 48.245′ N, 114° 4.143′ W. Marker is in Mesquite, Nevada, in Clark County. Marker is on West Mesquite Boulevard (Nevada Route 144). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 W Mesquite Blvd, Mesquite NV 89027, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Egg House / Telephone Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Abbott Way Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Museum and Fire House (within shouting distance of this marker); Virgin Valley Tithing Lot (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mesquite.
More about this marker. The “49ers” refers to pioneers that streamed west for the California Gold Rush that began in 1849.
Also see . . . Old Spanish Trail Association. Maps, photos, history. (Submitted on February 21, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,903 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.