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Lewis Creek
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Shelby
Township Washington
Elevation 709 ft (216 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47234
GNIS feature ID 449684

Lewis Creek is an unincorporated community in Washington Township, Shelby County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Lewis Creek was founded in 1856. The community was a station and shipping point on the railroad.

A post office was established at Lewis Creek in 1861, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1931.

Geography

Lewis Creek is located at 39°24′04″N 85°49′00″W / 39.40111°N 85.8166667°W / 39.40111; -85.8166667.


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