Fanning, Kansas

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Fanning, Kansas
Unincorporated community
Fanning, Kansas is located in Kansas
Fanning, Kansas
Fanning, Kansas
Fanning, Kansas is located in the US
Fanning, Kansas
Fanning, Kansas
Coordinates: 39°50′05″N 95°09′41″W / 39.83472°N 95.16139°W / 39.83472; -95.16139Coordinates: 39°50′05″N 95°09′41″W / 39.83472°N 95.16139°W / 39.83472; -95.16139
Country United States
State Kansas
County Doniphan
Elevation 886 ft (270 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 785
GNIS feature ID 473026[1]

Fanning is an unincorporated community in Doniphan County, Kansas, United States. Fanning is located along K-7 5 miles (8.0 km) northwest of Troy.

History[edit]

Fanning had its start in the year 1870 by the building of the Burlington and Missouri River Railroad through that territory.[2]

A post office was opened in Fanning in December, 1870, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in July, 1933.[3]

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