Swayne, California

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Swayne is a former settlement in Butte County, California, United States. It was located 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Pulga.[1] A post office operated in Swayne from 1914 (transferred from Tilden) to 1917.[1] Swayne was named in honor of Warren H. Swayne, the town's first postmaster.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 201. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.