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For the place formerly with this name, see Yankee Hill, Butte County, California.

Coordinates: 38°19′49″N 120°37′52″W / 38.33028°N 120.63111°W / 38.33028; -120.63111

Rich Gulch
Unincorporated community
Location in California
Country United States
State California
County Calaveras County
Elevation 1,903 ft (580 m)

Rich Gulch (formerly, Pleasant Springs) is an unincorporated community in Calaveras County, California, 5 miles (8.0 km) east-northeast of Mokelumne Hill. It lies at an elevation of 1903 feet (580 m).

A post office was opened at Pleasant Springs in 1855. The name was changed to Rich Gulch in 1857. The post office was closed in 1867, re-established in 1887, and closed for good in 1903.

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