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Blue Ridge
Country United States
State Indiana
County Shelby
Township Liberty
Elevation
906 ft (276 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
46182
FIPS code 18-6022
GNIS feature ID 431235

Blue Ridge is an unincorporated community in Liberty Township, Shelby County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Blue Ridge was originally called Cynthiana, and under the latter name was platted in 1835. A post office called Blue Ridge was established in 1847, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1907. Blue Ridge once contained a school which was discontinued at an unknown date.

Geography

Blue Ridge is located at 39°31′09″N 85°38′08″W / 39.51917°N 85.63556°W / 39.51917; -85.63556.

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