Broken Hills, NV

Broken Hills

Broken Hills was never a rich, nor was it a wild town, as so many were. Gold discoveries were the reason for the town being built in 1913 and over a span of several years about $75'000 worth of ore was mined.

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Broken Hills



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Broken Hills

Grave of Matt Costello is lonely one on top of knoll. After life of grinding poverty he made good strike, sold claim for $1'500. Few days later he was found dead, sitting at his table. Friends buried him near cabin all traces of which have vanished.

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