Farad, California facts for kids
Farad is a former settlement in Nevada County, California. Farad is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad, 1 mile (1.6 km) south-southwest of Mystic. The Truckee River crosses Farad halfway between Truckee, CA and Reno, NV.
The Farad Hydroelectric Plant was built alongside the Truckee River at by the Sierra Pacific Power Company in 1899.
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