Litchfield, Kansas

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Litchfield is an unincorporated community in Crawford County, Kansas, in the United States.[1]

History[edit]

A post office was opened in Litchfield in 1878 (but was called Edwin until 1881), and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1903.[2]

Litchfield was known historically for its coal mining operations. During the 1880s, Litchfield had at least nine mines.[3]

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Coordinates: 37°26′27″N 94°38′59″W / 37.44083°N 94.64972°W / 37.44083; -94.64972