Hesston, Indiana facts for kids
|Elevation||650 ft (200 m)|
|GNIS feature ID||436073|
A post office was established at Hesston in 1877, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1900. The community was named for P. M. Hess, an early settler.
The Hesston Steam Museum, which contains several railroads with multiple track gauges including 3 ft (914 mm) narrow gauge, 2 ft (610 mm) narrow gauge, Error: gauge specification "14in" not known gauge, and 7 1⁄2 in (190.5 mm) gauge, is located just west of Hesston.
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