Packerton, Indiana facts for kids

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Packerton is an unincorporated community in Kosciusko County, Indiana, in the United States.

History

Packerton was laid out as a town in 1882 by John C. Packer, when the railroad was extended to that point. A post office was established at Packerton in 1881, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1926.

The community is the namesake of the Packerton Moraine.

Coordinates: 41°06′59″N 85°47′51″W / 41.11639°N 85.7975°W / 41.11639; -85.7975


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