Swamp Angel, Kansas

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Swamp Angel, Kansas
Unincorporated settlement
Swamp Angel, Kansas is located in Kansas
Swamp Angel, Kansas
Swamp Angel, Kansas
Coordinates: 39°11′40″N 96°28′56″W / 39.19444°N 96.48222°W / 39.19444; -96.48222Coordinates: 39°11′40″N 96°28′56″W / 39.19444°N 96.48222°W / 39.19444; -96.48222
Country United States
State Kansas
County Pottawatomie
Elevation 1,001 ft (305 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 484778[1]

Swamp Angel is an unincorporated community in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States.

History[edit]

It was likely named after the Swamp Angel, a large Parrott rifle used in the American Civil War.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Swamp Angel, Pottawatomie County". Lost Kansas Communities. Retrieved 22 June 2014.