Mullen, California

Mullen, California

Coordinates: 38°39′07″N 121°45′58″W / 38.65194°N 121.76611°W / 38.65194; -121.76611

Mullen
—  Former settlement  —
Mullen is located in California
Mullen
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°39′07″N 121°45′58″W / 38.65194°N 121.76611°W / 38.65194; -121.76611
Country United States
State California
County Yolo County
Elevation[1] 69 ft (21 m)

Mullen is a former settlement in Yolo County, California. It was located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 2 miles (3.2 km) south-southeast of Woodland,[2] at an elevation of 69 feet (21 m). A 1913 book described Mullen, along with Merritt, as farming towns along the main automobile route from Davis to Woodland.[3] It still appeared on maps as of 1915.

References

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mullen, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 528. ISBN 9781884995149. 
  3. ^ Drury, Wells; Aubrey Drury (1913). California tourist guide and handbook: authentic description of routes of travel and points of interest in California. Western guidebook company. p. 189. http://books.google.com/books?id=yQtFAAAAIAAJ. Retrieved 2009-06-16. 



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