Chesaw

Name:

Chesaw

County:

Okanogan

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

48° 56′ 45.6″ N, 119° 3′ 5.4″ W

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Time Zone:

Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)

Comments:

Chesaw is a ghost town in Okanogan County, Washington. Chesaw was named for the Chinese settler Chee Saw, who arrived in the mid-1890s and married a Native American woman. The town sprang up and thrived during a brief gold rush from 1896 to 1900.

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Current Status:

Chesaw now hosts a popular annual rodeo held every 4th of July.

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