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Coordinates: 38°49′44″N 119°47′13″W / 38.82889°N 119.78694°W / 38.82889; -119.78694

Fredericksburg
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County Alpine County
Elevation 5,072 ft (1,546 m)
Population 72

Fredericksburg (also, Frederickburg and Fredricksburg) is an unincorporated community in Alpine County, California. It is located 4 miles (6.4 km) north-northeast of Woodfords, at an elevation of 5072 feet (1546 m).

The town developed in the 1860s. A post office operated at Fredericksburg from 1898 to 1911.

Name

The town was started in 1864 and may have been named for Frederick Frevert, who operated a sawmill nearby.

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