Achasta, California

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Achasta
Former settlement
Achasta is located in California
Achasta
Achasta
Location in California
Coordinates: 36°36′01″N 121°53′41″W / 36.60028°N 121.89472°W / 36.60028; -121.89472Coordinates: 36°36′01″N 121°53′41″W / 36.60028°N 121.89472°W / 36.60028; -121.89472
Country United States
State California
County Monterey County
Elevation[1] 85 ft (26 m)

Achasta (also, Achiesta[2]) is a former Ohlone settlement in Monterey County, California.[3] It was located at the site of modern-day Monterey.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Monterey
  2. ^ Bancroft, Hubert Howe (1963). History of California. Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft. 18. W. Hebberd. p. 171. Retrieved 2017-10-21. 
  3. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Achasta