The Comstock Lode - Virginia City, Nevada

    Newer Older

    Discovered June 8, 1859. At the head of 6-mile canton Washoe Mining District, Virginia City, Nevada. The Comstock Lode was discovered by Ethan Allen Grosh and Hosea Ballou Grosh. Followed by Patrick McLaughlin and Peter O'Reilly on ground claimed by henry T.P. Comstock and James Fennimore, after whom the lode and town were named.

    m o n o l i t h // i n c., MayisSarkisi, and 5 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. elcortezlasvegas 31 months ago | reply

      I think it's Virginia City, Nevada. That's where the Comstock Lode was.

    2. Jordan Smith (The Pie Shops) 31 months ago | reply

      That's what I meant. I just got distracted. :)

    3. Jasperdo 31 months ago | reply

      Still there:
      Virginia City, Nevada

    keyboard shortcuts: previous photo next photo L view in light box F favorite < scroll film strip left > scroll film strip right ? show all shortcuts