Populated place in Modoc County
Likely General Store
Photo taken by Richard Doody in September 2013
Likely is a census-designated place in Modoc County located near the South Fork of the Pit River. Likely occupies what was originally an Achumawi (Pit River) Indian village known as Hamawe or Hammawi. The town was originally called South Fork after the South Fork of the Pit River. It was renamed at the insistence of the United States Post Office in 1886.
- July 4, 2018: Added by Richard Doody