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Arthur
Unincorporated community
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Country United States
State Indiana
County Pike
Township Patoka
Elevation 489 ft (149 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47598
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 430283

Arthur is an unincorporated community in Patoka Township, Pike County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Arthur in 1873, and remained in operation until 1903. The community was named for Arthur Thompson, an early settler.

Geography

Arthur is located at 38°20′26″N 87°14′45″W / 38.34056°N 87.24583°W / 38.34056; -87.24583.


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