Petersburg

Name:

Petersburg

County:

Kern

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

35°36′09″N 118°36′13″W / 35.60250°N 118.60361°W / 35.60250

Elevation:

4,731 ft (1,442 m)

Time Zone:

Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)

Comments:

Petersburg (also, Petersburgh and Greenhorn) is a former settlement in Kern County, California. It was located on Greenhorn Creek 4.5 miles (7.2 km) west-northwest of Miracle Hot Springs, at an elevation of 4731 ft (1442 m). Petersburg still appeared on maps as of 1956.

Remains:

A post office operated at Petersburgh from 1858 to 1863. The place was named for Peter Gardett, early merchant there.

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