Port Kenyon, California
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1876 hypothetical plat map showing relative wharf location
|Elevation||13 ft (4 m)|
A post office operated at Port Kenyon from 1886 to 1899 and from 1903 to 1913. The town was founded by John Gardner Kenyon in 1876. After silting of the Salt River and repeated flooding, the port declined in the 1890s.
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- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Port Kenyon, California
- Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 125. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
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