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Chardon is a former settlement Butte County, California, United States. It was located on the railroad between Oroville Junction (formerly, Tres Vias) and East Biggs (formerly, Rio Bonito), 8 miles (13 km) west of Oroville. The place was named for Charles Langdon, an early settler. A post office operated at Chardon from 1894 to 1907. In 1897, the townsite and post office were moved 2 miles (3.2 km) southwest from its original site.


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