Clarksville, California

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Coordinates: 38°39′18″N 121°03′09″W / 38.65500°N 121.05250°W / 38.65500; -121.05250

Clarksville
Unincorporated community
Clarksville is located in California
Clarksville
Clarksville
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°39′18″N 121°03′09″W / 38.65500°N 121.05250°W / 38.65500; -121.05250
Country United States
State California
County El Dorado County
Elevation[1] 676 ft (206 m)

Clarksville (formerly, Clarksburg and Tong Ranch) is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California.[1] It is located 14 miles (23 km) west-southwest of Placerville,[2] at an elevation of 676 feet (206 m).[1]

A post office operated at Clarksville from 1855 to 1924 and from 1927 to 1934.[2]

References[edit]

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