Difference between revisions of "Sheepshead"

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(Info from the 1886 history of Washoe County.)
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*** Variants are "Sheep Head" and "Sheephead".
*** Variants are "Sheep Head" and "Sheephead".
* The [[1880 Census]] mentions "Sheep Head".
* The [[1880 Census]] mentions "Sheep Head".
* "[https://encrypted.google.com/books?id=rJA8AAAAIAAJ&lpg=PA52&ots=jm0c0kBPGX&dq=Goodwin%20%22Salt%20Marsh%22%20nevada&pg=PA52#v=onepage&q=Goodwin%20%22Salt%20Marsh%22%20nevada&f=false General history and resources of Washoe County, Nevada, published under the auspices of the Nevada Educational Association]." (1888)
** p. 19: "Passing south we come to the Salt Marsh where Adams takes out about 200 tons of salt annually for which he finds a market in Sierra Valley. He obtains his salt by evaporation. [[Sheepshead | Sheep Head]], [[Deep Hole]] and Round Hole Springs follow. Going southeast from Round Hole sixteen miles we reach Pyramid District."
* [http://contentdm.library.unr.edu/u?/hmaps,1593 Granite Range (1894, Rp. 1923)] (UNR) shows "Sheep-head Spring"
* [http://contentdm.library.unr.edu/u?/hmaps,1593 Granite Range (1894, Rp. 1923)] (UNR) shows "Sheep-head Spring"
* [http://blackrockdesert.org/wiki/index.php?title=File:1895_U.S._Atlas_-_Washoe_County.jpg 1895 U.S. Atlas - Washoe County] shows "Sheephead"
* [http://blackrockdesert.org/wiki/index.php?title=File:1895_U.S._Atlas_-_Washoe_County.jpg 1895 U.S. Atlas - Washoe County] shows "Sheephead"

Revision as of 04:52, 5 May 2014

Sheepshead was located west of the Smoke Creek Desert.

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