Watt, California

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Watt is a former settlement in Madera County, California. [1] It was located on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad 2.5 miles (4 km) north-northwest of Sharon. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 826. ISBN   1-884995-14-4.