Mount Auburn, Shelby County, Indiana facts for kids
|Elevation||820 ft (250 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||439520|
Mount Auburn was laid out and platted in 1837. An old variant name of the community was called Black Hawk.
A post office was established under the name Black Hawk in 1838, was renamed to Mount Auburn in 1844, and operated until it was discontinued in 1905.
Mount Auburn once contained a high school which was in operation by at least 1884 and was discontinued at an unknown date.
Mount Auburn is located at Edinburgh in Johnson County., at the geographical center of Jackson Township, twelve miles southwest of Shelbyville, and five miles northeast of
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