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* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Rock_Range Wikipedia]
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Rock_Range Wikipedia]


* [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:847155 GNIS],  
* [https://edits.nationalmap.gov/apps/gaz-domestic/public/summary/847155 GNIS],  
** includes 1917 decision card stating that the name came from  
** includes 1917 decision card stating that the name came from  
*** "King,"
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** Variant Name: Chameleon Hills "McLane, Alvin R. 'Silent Cordilleras, The Mountain Ranges of Nevada' Reno: Camp Nevada Monograph Number 4, 1978, 118 pp. Descriptions of the mountain ranges of Nevada, including alternate names and history. p28"
** Variant Name: Chameleon Hills "McLane, Alvin R. 'Silent Cordilleras, The Mountain Ranges of Nevada' Reno: Camp Nevada Monograph Number 4, 1978, 118 pp. Descriptions of the mountain ranges of Nevada, including alternate names and history. p28"
** Variant Name: Harlequin Hills: USGS Disaster Sheet 1893
** Variant Name: Harlequin Hills: USGS Disaster Sheet 1893
*** See "[https://books.google.com/books?id=F40tAAAAMAAJ&lpg=RA3-PA6&ots=o5FUlnTxuV&dq=%22Fish%20Creek%22%20Black%20Rock%20Desert&pg=RA3-PA6#v=onepage&q=%22Fish%20Creek%22%20Black%20Rock%20Desert&f=false Decisions of the United States Geographic Board]," 1908: "Black Bock Range of Mountains west of Black Rock Desert Humboldt County Nev. (Not Harlequin Hills)"
*** See "[https://books.google.com/books?id=F40tAAAAMAAJ&lpg=RA3-PA6&ots=o5FUlnTxuV&dq=%22Fish%20Creek%22%20Black%20Rock%20Desert&pg=RA3-PA6#v=onepage&q=%22Fish%20Creek%22%20Black%20Rock%20Desert&f=false Decisions of the United States Geographic Board]," 1921: "Black Bock Range of Mountains west of Black Rock Desert Humboldt County Nev. (Not Harlequin Hills)"
*** See [[:File:1895 U.S. Atlas - Washoe County.jpg | 1895 U.S. Atlas - Washoe County]]


* [http://www.nevadawilderness.org/northwest/blackrock-north.htm Friends of Nevada Wilderness North Black Rock Range Wilderness]
* [http://www.nevadawilderness.org/northwest/blackrock-north.htm Friends of Nevada Wilderness North Black Rock Range Wilderness]

Latest revision as of 21:06, 28 December 2021

The Black Rock Range is a range of mountains that runs roughly north-south. At the south end is Black Rock Point.

See Also

External Resources

  • GNIS,
    • includes 1917 decision card stating that the name came from
    • Variant Name: Black Rock Mountains: "McLane, Alvin R. 'Silent Cordilleras, The Mountain Ranges of Nevada' Reno: Camp Nevada Monograph Number 4, 1978, 118 pp. Descriptions of the mountain ranges of Nevada, including alternate names and history. p28"
    • Variant Name: Chameleon Hills "McLane, Alvin R. 'Silent Cordilleras, The Mountain Ranges of Nevada' Reno: Camp Nevada Monograph Number 4, 1978, 118 pp. Descriptions of the mountain ranges of Nevada, including alternate names and history. p28"
    • Variant Name: Harlequin Hills: USGS Disaster Sheet 1893