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Hollandsburg, Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
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Coordinates: 39°45′37″N 87°04′20″W / 39.76028°N 87.07222°W / 39.76028; -87.07222Coordinates: 39°45′37″N 87°04′20″W / 39.76028°N 87.07222°W / 39.76028; -87.07222
Country United States
State Indiana
County Parke
Township Union
Elevation
741 ft (226 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47872
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 449670

Hollandsburg or Hollandsburgh is an unincorporated community in Union Township, Parke County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Hollandsburg in 1853, and remained in operation until 1902. The community was named for a Kentucky minister named Holland who was a personal friend of John Collings, who built the first residence.

Geography

Hollandsburg is located at 39°45′37″N 87°04′20″W / 39.76028°N 87.07222°W / 39.76028; -87.07222 at an elevation of 741 feet.

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