|Hawe's Station (Haw's Station)|
UTM 11 313731E 4366793N USGS Silver Springs North Quad
September 28, 2013
|DIRECTIONS||Take US 50 west from Fallon for 9 miles; turn left onto US 50 for 14.5 miles; turn right on dirt road, travel 0.2 miles, crossing RR tracks; turn left onto rough dirt road for about 1,500 '. From Fallon: about 24 miles|
Hawes Station, says a BLM pamphlet, was built in the 1850's to serve emigrants wanting to avoid The Narrows on the Carson River Route. It continued operation as a stage station on the Overland Mail and Stage route. Bert Haws was the owner, according to the Nevada Historical Society (1911)
Nice set of crumbling rock ruins right off the highway on the other side of the railroad tracks. remains of two rooms. Possible remains of a well surrounded by rocks. Well, everything is surrounded by rocks here.