Shively, California

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Coordinates: 40°25′50″N 123°58′11″W / 40.43056°N 123.96972°W / 40.43056; -123.96972

Unincorporated community
Shively is located in California
Shively is located in the US
Location in California
Coordinates: 40°25′50″N 123°58′11″W / 40.43056°N 123.96972°W / 40.43056; -123.96972
Country United States
State California
County Humboldt County
Elevation[1] 144 ft (44 m)

Shively (formerly Shiveley,[1] Bluff Prairie,[2] and Paradise[2]) is an unincorporated community in Humboldt County, California.[1] It is located 2.25 miles (3.6 km) north-northwest of Redcrest,[2] at an elevation of 144 feet (44 m), on the right bank of the Eel River.[1]

A post office operated at Shively from 1906 to 1965.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c d U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Shively, 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. 142. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.