Broom Hill, Indiana

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Broom Hill
Unincorporated community
Clark County's location in Indiana
Clark County's location in Indiana
Broom Hill is located in Clark County, Indiana
Broom Hill
Broom Hill
Location in Clark County
Coordinates: 38°26′56″N 85°52′39″W / 38.44889°N 85.87750°W / 38.44889; -85.87750Coordinates: 38°26′56″N 85°52′39″W / 38.44889°N 85.87750°W / 38.44889; -85.87750
Country United States
State Indiana
County Clark
Township Carr
Elevation 512 ft (156 m)
ZIP code 47106
FIPS code 18-08272[1]
GNIS feature ID 431589[2]

Broom Hill is an unincorporated community in Carr Township, Clark County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Broom Hill was founded in 1851 by Thomas Littell who started a business of manufacturing brooms.[3] A post office was established at Broom Hill in 1855, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1857.[4]

Broom Hill has been noted for its unusual name.[5]

Geography[edit]

Broom Hill is located at 38°26′56″N 85°52′39″W / 38.44889°N 85.87750°W / 38.44889; -85.87750.

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