New Pennington, Indiana facts for kids

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New Pennington
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Decatur
Township Salt Creek
Elevation 974 ft (297 m)
ZIP code 47240
FIPS code 18-53400
GNIS feature ID 440095

New Pennington is an unincorporated community in Salt Creek Township, Decatur County, Indiana.

History

New Pennington was laid out in 1851. It was named for its founder, Eli Pennington.

A post office was established at New Pennington in 1852, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1886.

Geography

New Pennington is located at 39°16′47″N 85°19′29″W / 39.27972°N 85.32472°W / 39.27972; -85.32472.


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