|Elevation||141 ft (43 m)|
Taylorville is a former settlement in Marin County, California. It was located on the Northwestern Pacific Railroad 11 miles (18 km) west-southwest of downtown Novato, at an elevation of 141 feet (43 m). Taylorville still appeared on maps as of 1914.
Taylorville had a post office, a tannery, a gun powder factory, a water powered paper mill, then later a steam driven mill. An orchard, cattle ranch and was serviced by train from 1875 until 1933. Cap Taylor, on the same property had a hotel, a dance hall,two bowling alleys, boating on the creek, hunting and fishing. As many as 3000 people would visit on popular weekends.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Taylorville, California
- Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 712. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
- Fletcher, Scott (April 15, 2019). "Marin history: Pioneer Paper Mill". Marin Independent Journal. Retrieved 25 September 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)