Pentland, California

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Pentland
Unincorporated community
Pentland is located in California
Pentland
Pentland
Location in California
Coordinates: 35°03′36″N 119°21′23″W / 35.06000°N 119.35639°W / 35.06000; -119.35639Coordinates: 35°03′36″N 119°21′23″W / 35.06000°N 119.35639°W / 35.06000; -119.35639
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation[1] 646 ft (197 m)

Pentland (formerly, Pentland Junction)[2] is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California.[1] It is located on the Sunset Railroad 2.5 miles (4 km) east of Maricopa,[2] at an elevation of 646 feet (197 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Pentland, 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. p. 1087. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.