Farnsworth, Indiana facts for kids

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Farnsworth
Ghost town
Sullivan County's location in Indiana
Sullivan County's location in Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Sullivan
Township Cass
Elevation 518 ft (158 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47882
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 452895

Farnsworth was a former town in Cass Township, Sullivan County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Extensive strip mining in the area caused the town of Farnsworth to become extinct.

A post office was established at Farnsworth in 1886, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1913.

Geography

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