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Virginia & Truckee Railroad
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad

The V&T Railroad offers daily scenic, narrated steam and diesel train rides winding through the hills of the Comstock from Virginia City to Gold Hill and back, where, during the Big Bonanza in the 1870’s, miners worked one of the richest deposits of silver and gold ever found. This shaped mining throughout the world over the next 50 years. The Virginia & Truckee is by far the most famous of all ...
St. Mary’s in the Mountains
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St. Mary’s in the Mountains

The first Catholic Church in Nevada was built by Father Hugh Gallagher in Virginia City in 1860 before burning in the "Great Fire" of October 1875. St. Mary's was then rebuilt in her current ...
Storey County Courthouse
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Storey County Courthouse

Storey County Courthouse was built in 1876, after being consumed in the "Great Fire" of 1875. Tourists take special note of the un-blind folded Lady of Justice prominently displayed on the ...
Virginia City Cemetery (Silver Terrace)
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Virginia City Cemetery (Silver Terrace)

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