Ambrose, Contra Costa County, California

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Coordinates: 38°02′07″N 121°57′00″W / 38.03528°N 121.95000°W / 38.03528; -121.95000

Ambrose
Former settlement
Ambrose is located in California
Ambrose
Ambrose
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°02′07″N 121°57′00″W / 38.03528°N 121.95000°W / 38.03528; -121.95000
Country United States
State California
County Contra Costa County
Elevation [1] 16 ft (5 m)

Ambrose is a former settlement in Contra Costa County, California. It was located on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad 3.5 miles (5.6 km) west of Pittsburg,[2] at an elevation of 16 feet (5 m). It still appeared on maps as of 1918.

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ambrose, Contra Costa County, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 594. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.