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Blackhawk
Unincorporated community
The Frank Senour Round Barn
The Frank Senour Round Barn
Vigo County's location in Indiana
Vigo County's location in Indiana
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Vigo County
Township Pierson Township
Elevation 183 m (600 ft)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47866
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 431150

Blackhawk is an unincorporated community in Pierson Township, Vigo County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. The nearest official town is Riley. Blackhawk has one listing on the National Register of Historical Places in Vigo County, the Frank Senour Round Barn, built in 1905.

History

A post office was established at Blackhawk in 1901, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1927.

Geography

Blackhawk is located at 39°18′32″N 87°18′01″W / 39.30889°N 87.30028°W / 39.30889; -87.30028 at an elevation of 600 feet.


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