Likely

Populated place
Populated place in Modoc County

Photo 

Likely General Store

Photo taken by Richard Doody in September 2013

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Description 

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.

Update Log 

  • July 4, 2018: Added by Richard Doody

Sources 

  • Richard Doody