Narka, California

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Narka is a former settlement in Inyo County, California.[1] It was located on the Southern Pacific Railroad about 3.5 miles (5.6 km) south of the current settlement of Little Lake.[1]

Narka began as a railroad camp before Little Lake was settled.[1] A post office operated at Narka from 1909 to 1913, when the service was transferred to Little Lake.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1179. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 

Coordinates: 35°56′12″N 117°54′24″W / 35.93667°N 117.90667°W / 35.93667; -117.90667