Flagg, Illinois

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Flagg
Unincorporated community
Flagg, IL Elevator 02.JPG
Grain elevator in Flagg, Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Ogle
Township Flagg
River 415345N 0890827W
Elevation 781 ft (238 m)
Coordinates 41°53′45″N 89°08′27″W / 41.89583°N 89.14083°W / 41.89583; -89.14083Coordinates: 41°53′45″N 89°08′27″W / 41.89583°N 89.14083°W / 41.89583; -89.14083
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 61068
Area code 815, 779
Location within Ogle County
Location within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Flagg, Illinois
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Flagg is an unincorporated community in the southeastern portion of Ogle County in Flagg Township. It may be found at the crossroads of Grange and Titus Roads.[2]

History[edit]

Flagg took its name from its location in Flagg Township.[3] The Flagg post office was discontinued in 1917.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Flagg
  2. ^ "Location of Flagg, Illinois". MapQuest. Retrieved 16 June 2010. 
  3. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 71. 
  4. ^ "Ogle County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 17 March 2015. 

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