Newman Springs, California
|Elevation||2,159 ft (658 m)|
Newman Springs (formerly, Soap Creek Springs) is an unincorporated community in Lake County, California. It is located on Soap Creek 15 miles (24 km) north of Clearlake Oaks, at an elevation of 2159 feet (658 m).
The spring waters, containing borax whence the former name "soap", were used by a resort.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Newman Springs, California
- Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 113. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
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