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Rays Crossing
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Shelby
Township Union
Elevation 860 ft (260 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46176
GNIS feature ID 441801

Rays Crossing is an unincorporated community in Union Township, Shelby County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

Rays Crossing had its start as a depot and shipping point on the railroad. The community has the name of the Ray family of settlers. A post office was established at Rays Crossing in 1870, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1943.

Geography

Rays Crossing is located at 39°33′16″N 85°40′09″W / 39.55444°N 85.66917°W / 39.55444; -85.66917.


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