Silver Creek, Alpine County, California

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Coordinates: 38°37′00″N 119°44′35″W / 38.61667°N 119.74306°W / 38.61667; -119.74306

Silver Creek
Unincorporated community
Silver Creek is located in California
Silver Creek
Silver Creek
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°37′00″N 119°44′35″W / 38.61667°N 119.74306°W / 38.61667; -119.74306
Country United States
State California
County Alpine County

Silver Creek is a former settlement in Alpine County, California. It was located on Silver Creek 5.5 miles (9 km) south-southeast of Markleeville.[1]

A post office operated at Silver Creek in 1879, from 1882 to 1890, with a closure during part of 1888.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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. 1202. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.