Camp Winfield Scott

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Camp Winfield Scott (1866-1871) - A U.S. Army Camp established in 1866 by Captain Murray Davis, Company A, 8th U.S. Cavalry, in Humboldt County, Nevada. Named for Major General Winfield Scott. Abandoned in 1871.

Current Status

In Humboldt County, Nevada


USGS Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) Database Entry:

  • Name: Camp Winfield Scott Type: Historical Class: Military ID: 862990
  • Location: Humboldt County, Nevada, US, FIPS Code: 32013
  • Latitude: 41.5326738, Longitude: -117.5687422, Elevation: 4754 Map: Mullinix Creek
  • As Of: 01-Aug-1990
Source: U.S. Board on Geographic Names

Location: A the head of Paradise Valley in the Humboldt County, Nevada.

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Lat: 41.5326738 Long: -117.5687422

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