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Guion, Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Guion, Indiana is located in Parke County, Indiana
Guion, Indiana
Guion, Indiana
Location in Parke County, Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Parke
Township Greene
656 ft (200 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47872 (Post Office: Rockville)
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 435552

Guion (also known as Bruens Crossroads, Bruins or Cross Roads) is an unincorporated community in Greene Township, Parke County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. It is near the western intersection of Indiana State Road 59 and Indiana State Road 236.


Guion was platted in 1882. The community was named in honor of William Howe Guion, a railroad promoter.


Guion is located at 39°50′34″N 87°06′41″W / 39.84278°N 87.11139°W / 39.84278; -87.11139 at an elevation of 656 feet.

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