Mount Bullion, Alpine County, California

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Coordinates: 38°39′38″N119°43′35″W / 38.66056°N 119.72639°W / 38.66056; -119.72639

Mount Bullion
Former settlement
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Mount Bullion
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°39′38″N119°43′35″W / 38.66056°N 119.72639°W / 38.66056; -119.72639
Country United States
State California
County Alpine County
Elevation
[1]
5,712 ft (1,741 m)

Mount Bullion (also, Bulliona, [1] Bullona, [2] Bullionae, [2] and Bullion [2] ) is a former mining town in Alpine County, California. [3] It was located at the confluence of the Carson River and Monitor Creek, [2] at an elevation of 5712 feet (1741 m).

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References

  1. 1 2 U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mount Bullion, Alpine County, California
  2. 1 2 3 4 Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1187. ISBN   1-884995-14-4.
  3. Gudde, Erwin G. (1960). California place names: the origin and etymology of current geographical names. Berkeley: University of California Press. p. 42. Retrieved 2020-06-02.