Stavetown, Indiana

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Stavetown, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Stavetown is located in Indiana
Stavetown
Stavetown
Stavetown is located in the US
Stavetown
Stavetown
Coordinates: 39°24′39″N 85°00′36″W / 39.41083°N 85.01000°W / 39.41083; -85.01000Coordinates: 39°24′39″N 85°00′36″W / 39.41083°N 85.01000°W / 39.41083; -85.01000
Country United States
State Indiana
County Franklin
Township Brookville
Elevation[1] 620 ft (190 m)
ZIP code 47012
FIPS code 18-72818[2]
GNIS feature ID 444102

Stavetown is an unincorporated community in Brookville Township, Franklin County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Stavetown received its name from a stave factory once located there. The stave factory was destroyed in the Great Flood of 1913 and was not rebuilt.[3]

Geography[edit]

Stavetown is located at 39°24′39″N 85°00′36″W / 39.41083°N 85.01000°W / 39.41083; -85.01000.

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