Supriya Ghosh

Dunmovin, California

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Country  United States
County  Inyo County
Local time  Tuesday 7:25 PM
State  California
Elevation  1,069 m
Dunmovin, California
Weather  8°C, Wind S at 6 km/h, 49% Humidity

Dunmovin (formerly, Cowan Station) is an unincorporated community in Inyo County, California. It is located 4.8 km (3 mi) north of Coso Junction and 21.6 km (13.5 mi) south-southeast of Olancha, at an elevation of 3507 feet (1069 m).

Map of Dunmovin, CA 93549, USA

A post office operated at Dunmovin from 1938 to 1941. The place was originally called Cowan Station in honor of homesteader James Cowan. Cowan Station was a freight station for silver ingots being transported from the Cerro Gordo Mines to Los Angeles. When Cowan sold out in 1936, the name was changed to Dunmovin. It was a roadside service station, cafe, and store along U.S. Route 395.

Dunmovin has been noted for its unusual place name.


Dunmovin, California Wikipedia

Similar Topics
Creed (film)
Rafael Bastos
Mario de Souza Mota