Latitude / Longitude:
36°11′25″N 116°39′50″W / 36.19028°N 116.66389°W / 36.19028 -116.66389
Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
Furnace is a former settlement in Inyo County, California. It was located 6.5 miles (10 km) north-northwest of Funeral Peak, in the Funeral Mountains. Patrick Clark founded the Furnace Creek Copper Company at the place in Death Valley. Furnace was a boomtown by 1905, but deserted by 1907. The Furnace post office operated from 1907 to 1908.