Stringtown, Ripley County, Indiana

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Stringtown
Stringtown is located in Indiana
Stringtown
Stringtown
Stringtown is located in the United States
Stringtown
Stringtown
Coordinates: 39°05′54″N 85°09′48″W / 39.09833°N 85.16333°W / 39.09833; -85.16333Coordinates: 39°05′54″N 85°09′48″W / 39.09833°N 85.16333°W / 39.09833; -85.16333
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyRipley
TownshipWashington
Elevation981 ft (299 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47031
Area code(s)812, 930
GNIS feature ID444268

Stringtown is an unincorporated community in Washington Township, Ripley County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

A post office was established at Stringtown in 1848, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1865.[3]

Geography[edit]

Stringtown is located at 39°05′54″N 85°09′48″W / 39.09833°N 85.16333°W / 39.09833; -85.16333.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-11-17.
  2. ^ "Stringtown, Ripley County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved July 29, 2017.
  3. ^ "Ripley County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 30 November 2015.