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Black River
Physical characteristics
Main source Montgomery Township, Gibson County, Indiana
443 ft (135 m)
River mouth Bethel Township, Posey County, Indiana
371 ft (113 m)
Length 20 mi (32 km)
Basin features
Progression Black River → Wabash → Ohio → Mississippi → Gulf of Mexico
GNIS ID 431139

The Black River is a 19.6-mile-long (31.5 km) river with headwaters located just south of Owensville, Indiana. It flows southwest through southwestern Gibson County and northwestern Posey County under Interstate 64 between Poseyville and Griffin before emptying into the Wabash River just north of New Harmony.

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