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Argentine
Former settlement
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Coordinates: 39°55′29″N 120°46′21″W / 39.92472°N 120.77250°W / 39.92472; -120.77250Coordinates: 39°55′29″N 120°46′21″W / 39.92472°N 120.77250°W / 39.92472; -120.77250
Country  United States
State  California
County Plumas County
Elevation
4,629 ft (1,411 m)

Argentine (earlier, Greenhorn Diggings) is a former settlement in Plumas County, California. It lay at an elevation of 4629 feet (1411 m). Argentine is located 9 miles (14.5 km) east of Quincy.

The place was originally named Greenhorn Diggings, but the name was changed after silver was discovered at the place.

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