BRUNO CITY

NAME: Bruno City
COUNTY: Elko
ROADS: 2WD
GRID: 1
CLIMATE: Pleasant summer, heavy snow in winter.
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer, autumn.
COMMENTS: Pretty Scenery.
REMAINS: Mill ruins.

By 1870 there were 122 residents in this town which was formed in 1869 with the founding of the Young America Mine. Eventually a 75 ton mill was erected in 1903 but it closed the same year. Mining activity continued in the area until the 1980s.

 


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