Cartersburg is an unincorporated community in Liberty Township, Hendricks County, Indiana.
History [ edit ]
Cartersburg had its start in the year 1850 by the building of the railroad through that territory. It was named for its founder, John Carter.
Cartersburg contained a post office from 1852 until 1992. [3 ] [4 ]
Geography [ edit ]
Cartersburg is located at
, between Clayton and Plainfield. It has a community church and has Clayton Fire Rescue. Cartersburg also has a small children's playground. 39°41′55″N 86°27′49″W / 39.69861°N 86.46361°W
Cartersburg Springs (also known as the Magnetic Springs) were located near the town; however, water no longer flows at the site.
References [ edit ]
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "Cartersburg, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey . Retrieved . 2009-10-10
^ Hadley, John Vestal (1914). . B.F. Bowen. p. 87. History of Hendricks County, Indiana: Her People, Industries and Institutions
^ "Hendricks County". Jim Forte Postal History . Retrieved . 3 October 2014