Bramble, Indiana

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Bramble, Indiana
Bramble, Indiana.jpg
Martin County's location in Indiana
Martin County's location in Indiana
Bramble is located in Martin County, Indiana
Bramble
Bramble
Location in Martin County
Coordinates: 38°46′44″N 86°54′34″W / 38.77889°N 86.90944°W / 38.77889; -86.90944Coordinates: 38°46′44″N 86°54′34″W / 38.77889°N 86.90944°W / 38.77889; -86.90944
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyMartin
TownshipPerry
Elevation587 ft (179 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47553
Area code(s)812, 930
FIPS code18-07048[2]
GNIS feature ID446879

Bramble is an unincorporated community in Perry Township, Martin County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[3]

History[edit]

A post office was established at Bramble in 1879, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1906.[4] The community was named for the original owner of the town site.[5]

Geography[edit]

Bramble is located at 38°46′44″N 86°54′34″W / 38.77889°N 86.90944°W / 38.77889; -86.90944.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2017-05-09.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "Bramble, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10.
  4. ^ "Martin County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  5. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 74. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...named for local landowners.