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Guion
Parke County's location in Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Parke County
Township Greene Township
Elevation
200 m (656 ft)
ZIP code
47872 (Post Office: Rockville)
GNIS feature ID 435552

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

History

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

Geography

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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