Hemlock, Indiana

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Hemlock, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Along State Road 26 in Hemlock
Along State Road 26 in Hemlock
Hemlock is located in Indiana
Hemlock
Hemlock
Hemlock is located in the US
Hemlock
Hemlock
Coordinates: 40°25′12″N 86°2′29″W / 40.42000°N 86.04139°W / 40.42000; -86.04139Coordinates: 40°25′12″N 86°2′29″W / 40.42000°N 86.04139°W / 40.42000; -86.04139
Country United States
State Indiana
County Howard
Township Taylor
Elevation 860 ft (260 m)
GNIS feature ID 436002[1]

Hemlock (originally called Terre Hall[2]) is an unincorporated community in southern Taylor Township, Howard County, Indiana, United States. It lies at the intersection of State Road 26 with County Road 450E.[3]

Hemlock is part of the Kokomo, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

Hemlock was laid out in 1852.[4] It was originally known as Terre Halle, but was renamed Hemlock before 1881.[5]

Geography[edit]

Hemlock is located at 40°25′12″N 86°2′29″W / 40.42000°N 86.04139°W / 40.42000; -86.04139.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hemlock, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  2. ^ Geographic Names Information System Feature Detail Report, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-02-14. Accessed 2008-01-07.
  3. ^ DeLorme. Indiana Atlas & Gazetteer. 3rd ed. Yarmouth: DeLorme, 2004, p. 33. ISBN 0-89933-319-2.
  4. ^ "Howard County's Townships and Their Early Settlements and Towns". Kokomo-Howard County Public Library. Archived from the original on 22 December 2013. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  5. ^ "A Look Back as We Move Forward". The Kokomo Tribune. March 28, 1999. p. 58. Retrieved August 16, 2014 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read