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Bangs is an unincorporated community in Knox County, in the U.S. state of Ohio.

History

The village was built along the Cleveland, Mt. Vernon, and Columbus Railroad about 1873 as the railroad was being constructed. A post office called Bangs was established in 1874, and remained in operation until 1955. The railroad village was named for George H. Bangs, a postal official.

Notable natives

  • Lillian Virginia Mountweazel

Coordinates: 40°21′08″N 82°33′09″W / 40.35222°N 82.55250°W / 40.35222; -82.55250

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