Condemned Bar, California

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Coordinates: 39°19′46″N 121°11′48″W / 39.32944°N 121.19667°W / 39.32944; -121.19667

Condemned Bar
Former settlement
Condemned Bar is located in California
Condemned Bar
Condemned Bar
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°19′46″N 121°11′48″W / 39.32944°N 121.19667°W / 39.32944; -121.19667
Country United States
State California
County Yuba County
Elevation[1] 548 ft (167 m)
Reference no. 572

Condemned Bar is a former settlement, in Yuba County, California.

It lay at the confluence of Dobbins Creek and the Yuba River, 3 miles (4.8 km) south-southeast of Dobbins,[2] It is in the Sierra Nevada foothills, at an elevation of 548 feet (167 m).

History

The former mining town of the California Gold Rush is registered as California Historical Landmark #572.[3]

Condemned Bar still appeared on maps as of 1947.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Condemned Bar, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 469. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
  3. ^ "Condemned Bar". Office of Historic Preservation, California State Parks. Retrieved 2012-10-07.