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Campbellstown, Ohio
Country United States
State Ohio
County Preble
Elevation
1,188 ft (362 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 937
GNIS feature ID 1056762

Campbellstown (also Florence, Florence Station) is an unincorporated community in Preble County, Ohio, United States.

History

Campbellstown was originally called Florence Station, and under the latter name was laid out in 1852 when the railroad was extended to that point. The present name honors a pioneer settler with the surname Campbell. A post office called Campbellstown was established in 1854, and remained in operation until 1954.

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