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Morton
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Putnam
Township Clinton
Elevation 869 ft (265 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46135
GNIS feature ID 439474

Morton is a small unincorporated community in Clinton Township, Putnam County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. The town consists of little more than a general store, livestock sale barn and 18-20 houses.

History

A post office was established at Morton in 1857, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905.

Geography

Morton is located half-way between Danville and Montezuma along US 36, at Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:mw' not found..


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