Mount Bullion, Alpine County, California

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Coordinates: 38°39′38″N 119°43′35″W / 38.66056°N 119.72639°W / 38.66056; -119.72639

Mount Bullion
Former settlement
Mount Bullion is located in California
Mount Bullion
Mount Bullion
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°39′38″N 119°43′35″W / 38.66056°N 119.72639°W / 38.66056; -119.72639
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyAlpine County
Elevation5,712 ft (1,741 m)

Mount Bullion (also, Bulliona,[1] Bullona,[2] Bullionae,[2] and Bullion[2]) is a former mining town in Alpine County, California.[3] It was located at the confluence of the Carson River and Monitor Creek,[2] at an elevation of 5712 feet (1741 m).

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mount Bullion, Alpine County, California
  2. ^ 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. 1187. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
  3. ^ Gudde, Erwin G. (1960). California place names: the origin and etymology of current geographical names. Berkeley: University of California Press. p. 42. Retrieved 2020-06-02. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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