Hermitage, California

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Hermitage is a former settlement in Mendocino County, California.[1] It was located 6 miles (9.7 km) east-southeast of original site of Yorkville.[1]

Hermitage was first settled and named by S.W. Knowles in 1858.[1] A post office operated at Hermitage from 1860 to 1902, moving in 1901.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 171. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.