Near Gardnerville in Douglas County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Twelve Mile House
Twelve Mile House was an important stop on the road to the Esmeralda Mining Camp of Aurora.
You still see buildings of the original station here.
Erected by Nevada State Park System- Carson Valley Historical Society. (Marker Number 125.)
Location. 38° 54.193′ N, 119° 42.323′ W. Marker is near Gardnerville, Nevada, in Douglas County. Marker is on U.S. 395N south of Riverview Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gardnerville NV 89410, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dresslerville (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ritchford Hotel (approx. 3.4 miles away); Arendt Jensen Merchandise (approx. 3˝ miles away); Farmer’s Telephone Company (approx. 3˝ miles Arendt Jensen Home (approx. 3˝ miles away); Jensen/Schacht House (approx. 3˝ miles away); Jensen Mansion (approx. 3˝ miles away); J & T Basque Restaurant Building (approx. 3˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gardnerville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 8, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. 2. submitted on October 9, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of the original buildings mentioned in marker text. • Wide area view of the marker showing the full base. • Can you help?