Gretna, Kansas

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Gretna, Kansas
KDOT map of Phillips County (legend)
Gretna is located in Kansas
Gretna
Gretna
Location within the state of Kansas
Gretna is located in the United States
Gretna
Gretna
Gretna (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°45′55″N 99°12′46″W / 39.76528°N 99.21278°W / 39.76528; -99.21278Coordinates: 39°45′55″N 99°12′46″W / 39.76528°N 99.21278°W / 39.76528; -99.21278
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyPhillips
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code785

Gretna is an unincorporated community in Phillips County, Kansas, United States.[1]

History[edit]

Gretna was a station on the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad.[2]

The post office in Gretna was discontinued in 1945.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Phillips County". Blue Skyways. Kansas State Library. Retrieved 22 June 2014.
  2. ^ Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc. Standard Publishing Company. p. 796.
  3. ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961". Kansas Historical Society. Archived from the original on 9 October 2013. Retrieved 22 June 2014.

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