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Newton Stewart, Indiana
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Coordinates: 38°22′30″N 86°37′30″W / 38.37500°N 86.62500°W / 38.37500; -86.62500Coordinates: 38°22′30″N 86°37′30″W / 38.37500°N 86.62500°W / 38.37500; -86.62500
Country United States
State Indiana
County Orange
Elevation
673 ft (205 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47432
Area code(s) 812, 930
GNIS feature ID 452173

Newton Stewart is an unincorporated community in Orange County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Newton Stewart was platted in 1839 by William and Henry Stewart. According to Ronald L. Baker, the community's name may also allude to Newton Stewart, in Scotland. A post office was established at Newton Stewart in 1850, and remained in operation until 1973.

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