Oswego, Indiana facts for kids

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Oswego
Unincorporated community
The John Pound Store, now a museum
The John Pound Store, now a museum
Country United States
State Indiana
County Kosciusko
Township Plain
Elevation 850 ft (260 m)
ZIP code 46538
FIPS code 18-57186
GNIS feature ID 440727

Oswego is an unincorporated community in Plain Township, Kosciusko County, Indiana.

History

Oswego was laid out in 1837. It was named after Oswego, New York. A post office was established at Oswego in 1840, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1935.

Geography

Oswego is located near the western shore of Lake Tippecanoe at 41°19′13″N 85°47′14″W / 41.32028°N 85.78722°W / 41.32028; -85.78722.


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