Victoria, Greene County, Indiana

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Victoria, Greene County, Indiana
Victoria is located in Indiana
Victoria
Victoria
Victoria is located in the United States
Victoria
Victoria
Coordinates: 39°02′47″N 87°13′22″W / 39.04639°N 87.22278°W / 39.04639; -87.22278Coordinates: 39°02′47″N 87°13′22″W / 39.04639°N 87.22278°W / 39.04639; -87.22278
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyGreene
TownshipStockton
Elevation538 ft (164 m)
ZIP code
47848
FIPS code18-79064[2]
GNIS feature ID445276

Victoria is an unincorporated community in Stockton Township, Greene County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Victoria took its name from the Old Victoria Mine.[3]

Geography[edit]

Victoria is located at 39°02′47″N 87°13′22″W / 39.04639°N 87.22278°W / 39.04639; -87.22278.

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. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 334. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...was named for the nearby Old Victoria coal mine.