Lenz, Klamath County, Oregon

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Lenz is an unincorporated community in Klamath County, Oregon, United States on U.S. Route 97, directly east of Crater Lake and 20 miles south of Chemult. This station on the Cascade Line of the Southern Pacific Railroad was named after Charles A. Lenz, who settled in the area before the turn of the 20th century.[1] The elevation is 4554 feet (1388 m).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ McArthur, Lewis A.; Lewis L. McArthur (2003) [1928]. Oregon Geographic Names (7th ed.). Portland, Oregon: Oregon Historical Society Press. ISBN 0-87595-277-1. 
  2. ^ "Lenz". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. November 28, 1980. Retrieved 2009-12-24. 

Coordinates: 42°56′16″N 121°49′11″W / 42.937911°N 121.819744°W / 42.937911; -121.819744