Bennetts Switch, Indiana
|Bennetts Switch, Indiana|
|Elevation||820 ft (250 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||430817|
Bennetts Switch (historically spelled with the apostrophe, Bennett's Switch) was laid out shortly after the Lake Erie and Western Railroad was built through the settlement. The community was named for landowner Baldwin M. Bennett, a native of New York. A post office was established at Bennetts Switch in 1862, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1935.
Bennetts Switch is located at.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-12-14.
- "Bennetts Switch, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved July 5, 2017.
- Bodurtha, Arthur Lawrence (1914). History of Miami County, Indiana: A Narrative Account of Its Historical Progress, Its People and Its Principal Interests. Lewis Pub. p. 181.
- "Miami County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 22 August 2015.
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