Swastika Mountain facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSwastika Mountain
|Elevation||4,197 ft (1,279 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||160 ft (49 m)|
|Location||Lane County, Oregon, U.S.|
|Topo map||USGS Holland Point|
The mountain took its name from the extinct town of Swastika, which was reportedly so named because a rancher there branded his cattle with the image of a swastika. George E. Thompson noted Swastika's unusual place name in You Live Where?: Interesting and Unusual Facts About Where We Live (2009).
A fire lookout tower stood atop Swastika Mountain until the 1950s.
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