Sheepshead, California

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Unincorporated community
Sheepshead is located in California
Location in California
Sheepshead is located in the US
Sheepshead (the US)
Coordinates: 40°51′20″N 120°49′28″W / 40.85556°N 120.82444°W / 40.85556; -120.82444Coordinates: 40°51′20″N 120°49′28″W / 40.85556°N 120.82444°W / 40.85556; -120.82444
Country United States
State California
County Lassen County
Elevation[1] 5,800 ft (1,768 m)

Sheepshead is an unincorporated community in Lassen County, California.[1] It is located 4 miles (6.4 km) east-northeast of Lava Peak,[2] at an elevation of 5800 feet (1768 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Sheepshead, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 416. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.