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Marigold
Former settlement
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Coordinates: 39°10′53″N 121°27′28″W / 39.18139°N 121.45778°W / 39.18139; -121.45778
Country United States
State California
County Yuba County
Elevation
108 ft (33 m)

Marigold (formerly, Martins) is a former settlement in Yuba County, California. It was located 5 miles (8.0 km) south-southwest of Browns Valley, at an elevation of 108 feet (33 m). It still appeared on maps as of 1911.

A post office operated at Marigold from 1911 to 1929. The name is from Marysville Gold Mining Company. Gold dredging was practiced at the nearby Yuba Goldfields in the early 20th century.

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