Pickwick, Minnesota facts for kids
|Location of the community of Pickwick
within Homer Township, Winona County
|Elevation||702 ft (214 m)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||649388|
The community is located along Winona County Road 7 near its junction with Little Trout Valley Road. Highways 61 and 14 (co-signed) are nearby. Big Trout Creek and Little Trout Creek meet near Pickwick. Nearby places include Winona, Homer, Lamoille, Donehower, and Dakota.
Pickwick was platted in 1857, and named after The Pickwick Papers, a novel by Charles Dickens. Pickwick had a post office from 1862 to 1913.
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