Ayrshire, Indiana facts for kids

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Ayrshire, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Pike
Township Patoka
Elevation 515 ft (157 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47598
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 430370

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

History

A post office was established at Ayrshire in 1886, and remained in operation until 1917. The community probably took its name from Ayrshire, in Scotland.

Geography

Ayrshire is located at 38°22′19″N 87°14′27″W / 38.37194°N 87.24083°W / 38.37194; -87.24083.


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