Andorno Creek

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Andorno Creek is located in the Santa Rosa Range, east of US 95, north of 140.

Carlson states that the name is of an undetermined origin.[1]

Andorno Ranch is nearby and was a stage stop known as Awakening Peak and Paradise Valley.[2]

Andorno is mentioned in a 1913 news paper[3]

Andorno House was a 48 room hotel at Andorno Ranch[4][5]

References

  1. Helen S. Carlson, "Nevada Place Names: A Geographical Dictionary," p. 38.
  2. GNIS Andorno Ranch
  3. Nevada State Journal, p. 3, April 20, 1913.
  4. Bragg, Allen C. 'Humboldt County 1905' Winnemucca, Nevada: Humboldt Printers, 1976, 150 pp. A series of articles on the people and places of Humboldt County. p61
  5. GNIS Andorno House
  • GNIS Andorno Creek
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