Ross Corner, California

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Coordinates: 32°46′53″N 114°35′25″W / 32.78139°N 114.59028°W / 32.78139; -114.59028

Ross Corner
Ross Corner is located in California
Ross Corner
Ross Corner
Location in California
Ross Corner is located in the United States
Ross Corner
Ross Corner
Ross Corner (the United States)
Coordinates: 32°46′53″N 114°35′25″W / 32.78139°N 114.59028°W / 32.78139; -114.59028
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyImperial County
Elevation131 ft (40 m)

Ross Corner is an unincorporated community in Imperial County, California.[1] It is located 2 miles (3 km) west-southwest of Bard on County Route S24,[2] at an elevation of 131 feet (40 m).[1]

The name, bestowed in 1917, honors William Crawford Ross, early settler who opened a gas station at the place.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ross Corner, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1462. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.