Pulleys Mill, Illinois

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Pulleys Mill, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Pulleys Mill, Illinois is located in Illinois
Pulleys Mill, Illinois
Pulleys Mill, Illinois
Pulleys Mill, Illinois is located in USA
Pulleys Mill, Illinois
Pulleys Mill, Illinois
Coordinates: 37°36′00″N 88°58′46″W / 37.60000°N 88.97944°W / 37.60000; -88.97944Coordinates: 37°36′00″N 88°58′46″W / 37.60000°N 88.97944°W / 37.60000; -88.97944
Country United States
State Illinois
County Williamson
Elevation 597 ft (182 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 618
GNIS feature ID 1736162[1]

Pulleys Mill is an unincorporated community in southern Williamson County, Illinois.[2] It is generally located north of Goreville, near the intersection of Interstate 24 and Interstate 57.

The area was named after Barton S. Pulley, and had a post office from October 28, 1864 to July 14, 1905. Mail is now routed through the nearby town of Goreville.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Pulleys Mill, Illinois
  2. ^ Williamson County General Highway Map (PDF) (Map). Illinois Department of Transportation. 2010. Retrieved 2010-11-13. 
  3. ^ Carter, Dennis V.; et al. (2007). "Illinois Family History Research: Place Names of the 44 Southeast Counties". Archived from the original on 2007-11-21. Retrieved 2007-03-16. 
  4. ^ Chas. O. Ebel & Co. (1884), Terre Haute Directory & Vigo County Gazetteer, Chas. O. Ebel & Co., archived from the original on 2008-02-25