Ambrose, Modoc County, California

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Unincorporated community
Ambrose is located in California
Ambrose is located in the US
Location in California
Coordinates: 41°30′07″N 120°58′53″W / 41.50194°N 120.98139°W / 41.50194; -120.98139Coordinates: 41°30′07″N 120°58′53″W / 41.50194°N 120.98139°W / 41.50194; -120.98139
Country United States
State California
County Modoc County
Elevation[1] 4,970 ft (1,515 m)

Ambrose is an unincorporated community in Modoc County, California.[1] It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 11 miles (18 km) southwest of Jacks Butte,[2] at an elevation of 4970 feet (1515 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ambrose, Modoc County, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 351. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.