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Farnsworth
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 UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
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

Farnsworth is located at 39°05′57″N 87°19′18″W / 39.09917°N 87.32167°W / 39.09917; -87.32167.

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