Lyon’s Well in the Colorado Desert, where water was sold to travelers and miners. Thought to have been located somewhere in the vicinity of the Virginia Dale (Dale Mining District). Date unknown.

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Jim Mattern

Jim is a scapegoat for the NPS, an author, adventurer, photographer, radio personality, guide, and location scout. His interests lie in Native American and cultural sites, ghost towns, mines, and natural wonders in the American Deserts.