Nulltown, Indiana

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Nulltown
Unincorporated community
Nulltown is located in Indiana
Nulltown
Nulltown
Coordinates: 39°34′47″N 85°09′30″W / 39.57972°N 85.15833°W / 39.57972; -85.15833Coordinates: 39°34′47″N 85°09′30″W / 39.57972°N 85.15833°W / 39.57972; -85.15833
Country United States
State Indiana
County Fayette
Township Columbia
Elevation 768 ft (234 m)
ZIP code 47331
FIPS code 18-55440[1]
GNIS feature ID 440365[2]

Nulltown is an unincorporated community in Columbia Township, Fayette County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Nulltown was named for the Null brothers, who owned a sawmill at the town site. The first post office in Nulltown was opened in 1847.[3]

Nulltown was a depot on the Whitewater Valley Railroad.[4]

Geography[edit]

Nulltown is located at 39°34′47″N 85°09′30″W / 39.57972°N 85.15833°W / 39.57972; -85.15833.

Nulltown Wingnuts Flight Club[edit]

The Nulltown Wingnuts is a group of pilots who fly ultralight airplanes based out of Nulltown and fly throughout the region displaying their aircraft.[5] The Wingnuts host a fly-in every September.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Nulltown, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  3. ^ Barrows, Frederic Irving (1917). History of Fayette County, Indiana: Her People, Industries and Institutions. Bowen, B. F. p. 220. 
  4. ^ History of Fayette County, Indiana. Warner, Beers and Company. 1885. p. 199. 
  5. ^ http://www.airnav.com/airport/73II
  6. ^ http://flyin.freeservers.com/nulltown2.htm