Halls Corners, Indiana

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Halls Corners, Indiana
Halls Corners is located in Indiana
Halls Corners
Halls Corners
Halls Corners is located in the United States
Halls Corners
Halls Corners
Coordinates: 41°14′27″N 84°51′8″W / 41.24083°N 84.85222°W / 41.24083; -84.85222Coordinates: 41°14′27″N 84°51′8″W / 41.24083°N 84.85222°W / 41.24083; -84.85222
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyAllen County
TownshipSpringfield
Elevation791 ft (241 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
46743
Area code(s)260
GNIS feature ID435622

Halls Corners is an unincorporated community in Springfield Township, Allen County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

A post office was established at Halls Corners in 1851, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905.[3] The post office was first kept in the home of Isaac Hall, hence the name.[4]

Geography[edit]

Halls Corners is located at 41°14′27″N 84°51′8″W / 41.24083°N 84.85222°W / 41.24083; -84.85222.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "Halls Corners, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved February 16, 2020.
  3. ^ "Allen County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 August 2014.
  4. ^ Griswold, Bert Joseph; Taylor, Mrs. Samuel R. (1917). The Pictorial History of Fort Wayne, Indiana: A Review of Two Centuries of Occupation of the Region about the Head of the Maumee River. Robert O. Law Company. p. 671.