The corner of Orchard and Monroe.
Tippecanoe County's location in Indiana
|Elevation||771 ft (235 m)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||444184|
Stockwell, originally named Lauramie, is a census-designated place in Lauramie Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana. It was once a stop along the Indianapolis, Cincinnati and Lafayette Railroad, but the rail line has since been removed.
An old variant name of the community was called Bakers Corner.
A post office was established under the name Bakers Corner in 1853, and was renamed to Stockwell in 1859. It is still currently in operation.
Stockwell is located at 40°17′10″ N, 86°46′16″ W (40.286111, -86.771111) at an elevation of 776 feet. The town sits near a bend in Lauramie Creek in Lauramie Township, less than two miles west of U.S. Route 52. Stockwell had a population of 545 at the 2010 census.
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- "Stockwell, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2016-07-25.
- "USGS detail on Stockwell - Variant Citation". Retrieved 2016-07-25.
- "Tippecanoe County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved July 25, 2016.