Cheneyville, Illinois facts for kids
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Grain elevator in Cheneyville
Vermilion County's location in Illinois
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Cheneyville was founded in 1871 and platted in 1880. It was named for J. H. Cheney, the vice-president of the Lake Erie and Western Railroad. A telephone system was installed in 1888 and soon had to be expanded due to rising demand.
Cheneyville is located at Hoopeston and less than two miles south of the northern border of the county.(40.4692031, -87.5847437), about four miles east of the village of
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