Offield Creek in Balhinch
|• Total||2 sq mi (5 km2)|
|Elevation||620 ft (190 m)|
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The Balhinch area was originally settled by William Offield in February 1821, five miles southwest of Crawfordsville in Section 21 in an area with two streams — Sugar Creek and Offield's Creek. A monument to William Offield stands near Offield's Creek.
- Caroline Virginia Krout, author
- Riggs, Constance Kakavecos (1976). Montgomery County Remembers. Crawfordsville, Ind.: Montgomery County Historical Society. pp. 43–50.