Crosby, Washington

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Crosby is an unincorporated community in Kitsap County, in the U.S. state of Washington.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Crosby was in operation between 1891 and 1918.[2] The community's name is a transfer from Crosby, England.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Crosby, Washington
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 March 2016. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
  3. ^ Meany, Edmond S. (1923). Origin of Washington geographic names. Seattle: University of Washington Press. p. 61.

Coordinates: 47°34′55″N 122°51′58″W / 47.58194°N 122.86611°W / 47.58194; -122.86611