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Andersonville is a census-designated place in Ross County, in the U.S. state of Ohio.

History

Andersonville was originally called Lewisville, and under the latter name was laid out in 1851 by Mahlon Anderson. A post office called Andersonville was established in 1873, and remained in operation until 1901. The community was a port town on the Ohio and Erie Canal.

Coordinates: 39°25′40″N 83°0′35″W / 39.42778°N 83.00972°W / 39.42778; -83.00972

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