Byron, Nevada

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Byron is an extinct town in Clark County, in the U.S. state of Nevada. [1] The community was about 44 miles (71 km) north of Las Vegas. [1]

History

Byron had about 10 inhabitants at the year 1941, at which time it was a depot on the Union Pacific Railroad.. [2] Byron was abandoned by 1949. [1]

References

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Byron (historical)
  2. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1941). Origin of Place Names: Nevada (PDF). W.P.A. p. 14.


Latitude and Longitude:

36°36′49″N 114°40′51″W / 36.61361°N 114.68083°W / 36.61361; -114.68083