Gowdy, Indiana facts for kids

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Gowdy
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Rush
Township Orange
Elevation 938 ft (286 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46150
GNIS feature ID 435248

Gowdy is an unincorporated community in Orange Township, Rush County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Gowdy was founded in 1830. The community bears the name of a local family.

A post office was established at Gowdy in 1890, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1903.

Geography

Gowdy is located at 39°31′08″N 85°33′47″W / 39.51889°N 85.56306°W / 39.51889; -85.56306.


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