Bristol Silver Mines

Also Known As: Bristol Mine, Bristol Mines, Bristol Silver Mine, Day Mine Lease, Great Eastern Mine, National Mine, and Vesuvius Mine.



Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
See also: Dams, Locales, Parks, Reserves, and Woods
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.0819049°, -114.6172209°
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7333 ft. (2235 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Bristol Silver Mines is covered by the Bristol Range SE, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Snyder Shaft 0.1 mi
Tempest Shaft 0.3 mi
Hillside Mine 0.4 mi
Iron Mine 0.4 mi
Detroit Mine 0.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Pioche, NV 14 mi
Ursine, NV 23 mi
Panaca, NV 24 mi
Caliente, NV 33 mi
Hiko, NV 47 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Stonehouse (historical) Man-made 2.1 mi
Burnt Canyon Land 2.2 mi
Ida May Box (historical) Man-made 2.5 mi
Bristol Pass Land 2.7 mi
Jackrabbit Well Man-made 3.3 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is PIO which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 6,180 feet (1,153 feet lower than Bristol Silver Mines). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 1.50" 41.8° 20.9°
February 1.59" 45.9° 24.0°
March 1.83" 51.2° 28.3°
April .95" 59.3° 34.3°
May 1.17" 68.4° 43.1°
June .52" 79.7° 52.0°
July .92" 86.7° 58.7°
August 1.27" 84.6° 56.8°
September .96" 76.5° 49.2°
October 1.14" 65.0° 38.3°
November .94" 50.9° 27.6°
December .97" 43.3° 21.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 51% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 88% of other locations on record.