Fort Ritner, Indiana facts for kids

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Fort Ritner
Unincorporated community
A typical house in the community
A typical house in the community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Lawrence
Township Guthrie
Elevation 512 ft (156 m)
ZIP code 47430
FIPS code 18-24268
GNIS feature ID 434688

Fort Ritner is an unincorporated community in Guthrie Township, Lawrence County, Indiana.

History

Fort Ritner was platted in 1857. It was named for Michael Ritner, a railroad employee.

Geography

Fort Ritner is located at 38°46′23″N 86°16′52″W / 38.77306°N 86.28111°W / 38.77306; -86.28111.


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