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Hollandsburg
Parke County's location in Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Parke County
Township Union Township
Elevation
226 m (741 ft)
ZIP code
47872
GNIS feature ID 449670

Hollandsburg or Hollandsburgh is an unincorporated community in Union Township, Parke County, Indiana, United States.

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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