Brookfield, Indiana facts for kids

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Brookfield
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Shelby
Township Moral
Elevation 764 ft (233 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46126
GNIS feature ID 431750

Brookfield is an unincorporated community in Moral Township, Shelby County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Brookfield had its start in the early 1850s when the railroad was extended to that point. A post office was established at Brookfield in 1859, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1904.

Geography

Brookfield is located at 39°38′16″N 85°56′34″W / 39.63778°N 85.94278°W / 39.63778; -85.94278.


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