El Roble, California

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El Roble
El Roble is located in California
El Roble
El Roble
Location in California
El Roble is located in the United States
El Roble
El Roble
El Roble (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°05′23″N 123°10′51″W / 39.08972°N 123.18083°W / 39.08972; -123.18083Coordinates: 39°05′23″N 123°10′51″W / 39.08972°N 123.18083°W / 39.08972; -123.18083
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyMendocino County
Elevation564 ft (172 m)

El Roble (formerly, El Roble Siding)[2] is an unincorporated community in Mendocino County, California.[1] It is located on the Northwestern Pacific Railroad 4.5 miles (7.2 km) south-southeast of Ukiah,[2] at an elevation of 564 feet (172 m).[1]

El Roble (formerly El Robles) is a Spanish name meaning "the oak(s)".[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: El Roble, 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. 57. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
  3. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 118.