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

Gold Hill Brewery

 
 
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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.
 
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.
 
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); 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 away, measured in a direct line); Maynard Block (about 400 feet away); Liberty Engine Co. No.1 (about 800 feet away); Gold Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Engine Company No. 1 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gold Hill.
 
Also see . . .
1. Gold Hill, Nevada - Wikipedia
Gold Hill Brewery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
2. Gold Hill Brewery Marker
. (Submitted on August 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, 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 San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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