Cavendish, Idaho

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Cavendish is an unincorporated community in Clearwater County, Idaho, United States,[1][2] in the mountains between the towns of Orofino and Kendrick. Cavendish contains an elementary school (Cavendish-Teakean Elementary School), a cemetery, and a park (LeBaron Park). Cavendish was said to have gotten its name from a traveler who compared the severity of the weather to Cavendish, Vermont. Cavendish consists mainly of farm ground and small areas of forestry.


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Cavendish, Idaho
  2. ^ Idaho Official State Highway Map (Map). Idaho Transportation Department. 2009. 

Coordinates: 46°33′37″N 116°26′03″W / 46.56028°N 116.43417°W / 46.56028; -116.43417