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Old Hilltown, California

Administration
Full nameOld Hilltown
Settlement typeUnincorporated community
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyMonterey County
Geography
Elevation46 ft (14 m)

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Old Hilltown (formerly, Hill Town) is an unincorporated community in Monterey County, California. It is located on the north side of the Salinas River 3 mi (4.8 km) south-southwest of Salinas, at an elevation of 46 feet (14 m).

Hill Town was established at a ford of the Salinas River called Paso del Quinto. Hill Town was the site of one of the first ferries on the Salinas River. The ferry operated until 1889 when a bridge was built across the river.




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