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Fincastle, Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Putnam
Township Franklin
Elevation
814 ft (248 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
46172
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 434481

Fincastle is an unincorporated community in Franklin Township, Putnam County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Fincastle was laid out in 1838. The community's name may be derived from Fincastle, Virginia. A post office was established at Fincastle in 1847, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905.

Geography

Fincastle is located at 39°48′29″N 86°53′42″W / 39.80806°N 86.89500°W / 39.80806; -86.89500.

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