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Arrastra Creek, AZ

Arrastra Creek

Yavapai County
Map, Prescott N. F., 1927

Sp. "to drag along."  Often spelled Arastra.  So called from the presence of these primitive grinding machines for reducing gold ores.  In T. 11 N., R. 1 W.  Rises east side Longfellow ridge flows southeast into Turkey creek.  See Arastra.

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