Badger Hill, California
|Elevation||2,552 ft (778 m)|
In autumn 1849, the first immigrants who came to Grass Valley, California as part of the California Gold Rush erected a cabin half a mile from the town of Badger Hill. Badger Hill became a hydraulic mining district in the 1850s. The Badger Hill and Cherokee Gravel Mining Company was incorporated in 1869.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Badger Hill, 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. 445. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
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- "Nevada County GenWeb Church Records". cagenweb.com. Retrieved 2009-05-28.
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- "NEVADA COUNTY CORPORATION CATALOG". nevadacountyhistory.org. Retrieved 2009-05-28.[dead link]
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