Indian Springs, Nevada County, California

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Indian Springs
Former settlement
Indian Springs is located in California
Indian Springs
Indian Springs
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°10′46″N 121°11′34″W / 39.17944°N 121.19278°W / 39.17944; -121.19278Coordinates: 39°10′46″N 121°11′34″W / 39.17944°N 121.19278°W / 39.17944; -121.19278
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyNevada County
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)

Indian Springs is a small set of springs after which a nearby mining settlement was named in the 19th century, in Nevada County, California, located near Rough and Ready.[1][2] It had a post office from 1858 to 1871, and again from 1892 until 1893. Indian Springs was listed on a map as of 1949.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Waring 1915, p. 360.
  2. ^ "NEVADA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA". calsign.com. Archived from the original on 2009-01-06. Retrieved 2009-06-01.
  3. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 502. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.

Reference bibliography[edit]

  • Waring, Gerald Ashley (1915). Springs of California. U.S. Geological Survey Water Supply Paper. 338. U.S. Government Printing Office. doi:10.3133/wsp338.