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Litchfield
—  Unincorporated community  —
Litchfield is located in California
Litchfield
Location in California
Coordinates: 40°22′58″N 120°23′14″W / 40.38278°N 120.38722°W / 40.38278; -120.38722Coordinates: 40°22′58″N 120°23′14″W / 40.38278°N 120.38722°W / 40.38278; -120.38722
Country United States
State California
County Lassen County
Elevation [1] 4,065 ft (1,239 m)

Litchfield is an unincorporated community in Lassen County, California.[1] It is located 15 miles (24 km) east of Susanville,[2] at an elevation of 4065 feet (1239 m).[1]

The first post office at Litchfield opened in 1914, and moved in 1941.[2] The name honors pioneer Thomas Litch.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographical Names Information System: Litchfield, California
  2. ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 393. ISBN 9781884995149.  
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