Moscow, Indiana

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Moscow
Unincorporated community
Moscow Covered Bridge, Rush County
Moscow Covered Bridge, Rush County
Moscow is located in Indiana
Moscow
Moscow
Coordinates: 39°29′07″N 85°33′24″W / 39.48528°N 85.55667°W / 39.48528; -85.55667Coordinates: 39°29′07″N 85°33′24″W / 39.48528°N 85.55667°W / 39.48528; -85.55667
Country United States
State Indiana
County Rush
Township Orange
Elevation 883 ft (269 m)
ZIP code 46156
FIPS code 18-51228[1]
GNIS feature ID 439481[2]

Moscow is an unincorporated community in Orange Township, Rush County, Indiana. The town of approximately 80 residents was struck on June 3, 2008 by an EF3 tornado which destroyed its landmark 19th century covered bridge over the Big Flatrock river.[3]

Geography[edit]

Moscow is located at 39°29′07″N 85°33′24″W / 39.48528°N 85.55667°W / 39.48528; -85.55667.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Moscow, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  3. ^ Tribune wire reports (2008-06-04). "Moscow, Indiana tornado". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2008-06-07. 

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