kids encyclopedia robot

New Pennington, Indiana facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
New Pennington
Lua error in Module:Location_map at line 412: attempt to index field 'wikibase' (a nil value).
Coordinates: 39°16′47″N 85°19′29″W / 39.27972°N 85.32472°W / 39.27972; -85.32472Coordinates: 39°16′47″N 85°19′29″W / 39.27972°N 85.32472°W / 39.27972; -85.32472
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.

kids search engine
New Pennington, Indiana Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.