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Boggstown
Unincorporated community
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Country United States
State Indiana
County Shelby
Township Sugar Creek
Elevation 748 ft (228 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46110
Area code(s) 317 Exchange: 835
FIPS code 18-6292
GNIS feature ID 431294

Boggstown is an unincorporated community in Sugar Creek Township, Shelby County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Boggstown has not repealed a secession resolution passed in 1861.

The community was platted in 1867, and named for Joseph Boggs, an early settler. The Boggstown post office has been in operation since 1867.

Boggstown once contained a school which was discontinued at an unknown date.


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