Daveytown

Name:

Daveytown

County:

Humboldt

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

41°17’42″N 117°54’11″W

Elevation:

1,284 m (4,213 ft)

Time Zone:

Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)

Comments:

Daveytown is a ghost town located in Humboldt County, Nevada about twenty four miles north-northwest of Winnemucca and east of the Slumbering Hills.  Daveytown is named for the Davey Mine.

Remains:

Daveytown was an active mining area from 1910 until the 1930s.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

In 1938, the Davey Mine was no longer owned by the Davey family and was known as the Mayday Mine. The Mayday Mine had a ten stamp mill and a tailings mill at Daveytown.

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