Quincy Junction, California

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Quincy Junction
Quincy Junction is located in California
Quincy Junction
Quincy Junction
Location in California
Quincy Junction is located in the United States
Quincy Junction
Quincy Junction
Quincy Junction (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°57′48″N 120°53′54″W / 39.96333°N 120.89833°W / 39.96333; -120.89833Coordinates: 39°57′48″N 120°53′54″W / 39.96333°N 120.89833°W / 39.96333; -120.89833
Country United States
State California
CountyPlumas County
Elevation3,520 ft (1,073 m)

Quincy Junction (formerly, Marston)[2] is an unincorporated community in Plumas County, California.[1] It lies at an elevation of 3520 feet (1073 m).[1] Quincy Junction is located on the Western Pacific Railroad, 3.25 miles (5.2 km) east-northeast of Quincy.[2]

The Marston post office operated in 1913.[2] Marston honored the financier of the railroad being built to Quincy Junction.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Quincy Junction, 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. 410. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.