Wheeling, Gibson County, Indiana

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Wheeling
(Kirkville)
Unincorporated community
Wheeling  (Kirkville) is located in Indiana
Wheeling  (Kirkville)
Wheeling
(Kirkville)
Coordinates: 38°24′47″N 87°27′19″W / 38.41306°N 87.45528°W / 38.41306; -87.45528
Country United States
State Indiana
County Gibson
Township Washington
Elevation 461 ft (141 m)
ZIP code 47649
Area code(s) 812
Wheeling Bridge

Wheeling is an unincorporated community in Washington Township, Gibson County, Indiana, United States. It was once a thriving agricultural community on the banks of the Patoka River. Originally named Kirksville after one of Indiana's early pioneer families, it had a number of mills and farms.[1] It is home to a historic covered bridge over the Patoka River, the Wheeling Bridge.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gil R. Stormont's History of Gibson County

Coordinates: 38°24′47″N 87°27′19″W / 38.41306°N 87.45528°W / 38.41306; -87.45528