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Hudnut, Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
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Coordinates: 39°39′34″N 87°22′37″W / 39.65944°N 87.37694°W / 39.65944; -87.37694Coordinates: 39°39′34″N 87°22′37″W / 39.65944°N 87.37694°W / 39.65944; -87.37694
Country United States
State Indiana
County Parke
Township Florida
Elevation
495 ft (151 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47874
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 436569

Hudnut, also known as Clinton Locks, is an unincorporated community in western Florida Township, Parke County, in the U.S. state of Indiana, just east of Clinton.

History

A post office called Hudnut was established in 1887, and remained in operation until 1893. The community derives its name from the firm of Hudnut and Company, which owned property on the Wabash and Erie Canal.

Geography

Hudnut is located at 39°39′34″N 87°22′37″W / 39.65944°N 87.37694°W / 39.65944; -87.37694 at an elevation of 495 feet.

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