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Cedar Flat

1879 June 19, 4th Class Post Office established as Cedar Flat, Trinity, California located on the Trinity River 5 miles southeast of Burnt Ranch. Named by 1850 miners for the Cedar trees growing on the flat ground area.

Orville Simmons, First Postmaster.

1883 September 17, Post Office discontinued and the service moved to Weaverville.

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