Solitude, Indiana

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Solitude, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Solitude, Indiana is located in Indiana
Solitude, Indiana
Solitude, Indiana
Solitude, Indiana is located in the US
Solitude, Indiana
Solitude, Indiana
Coordinates: 38°00′53″N 87°53′56″W / 38.01472°N 87.89889°W / 38.01472; -87.89889Coordinates: 38°00′53″N 87°53′56″W / 38.01472°N 87.89889°W / 38.01472; -87.89889
Country United States
State Indiana
County Posey
Elevation 371 ft (113 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 812, 930
GNIS feature ID 443755[1]

Solitude is an unincorporated community in Posey County, Indiana, United States. Solitude is located on Indiana State Road 69 north of Mount Vernon.

History[edit]

A post office called Solitude was in operation between 1858 and 1917.[2] The community was named for its quiet character.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Solitude, Indiana
  2. ^ "Posey County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 7 June 2015. 
  3. ^ "Indiana". The Milwaukee Journal. Jul 22, 1989. pp. 4G. Retrieved 7 June 2015.