Saint Louis Crossing, Indiana

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Saint Louis Crossing
Unincorporated community
Bartholomew County's location in Indiana
Bartholomew County's location in Indiana
Saint Louis Crossing is located in Bartholomew County, Indiana
Saint Louis Crossing
Saint Louis Crossing
Location in Bartholomew County
Coordinates: 39°19′08″N 85°50′48″W / 39.31889°N 85.84667°W / 39.31889; -85.84667Coordinates: 39°19′08″N 85°50′48″W / 39.31889°N 85.84667°W / 39.31889; -85.84667
Country United States
State Indiana
County Bartholomew
Township Flat Rock
Elevation[1] 682 ft (208 m)
ZIP code 47246
FIPS code 18-66996[2]
GNIS feature ID 442661

Saint Louis Crossing is an unincorporated community in Flat Rock Township, Bartholomew County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Saint Louis Crossing was at a crossing on the Columbus & Shelbyville Railroad[3] outside of Old Saint Louis, hence the name.[4]

Geography[edit]

Saint Louis Crossing is located at 39°19′08″N 85°50′48″W / 39.31889°N 85.84667°W / 39.31889; -85.84667.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Redfield & Logan's Columbus & Indianapolis Central Railway Business Guide, and Western Gazetteer of Indiana and Ohio for. Redfield & Logan. 1866. p. 42. 
  4. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 290. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...on the railroad west of Saint Louis (now Old Saint Louis) for which it was named.