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Scott
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County LaGrange
Township Van Buren
Elevation 837 ft (255 m)
ZIP code 46565
FIPS code 18-68418
GNIS feature ID 443137

Scott is a small unincorporated community in Van Buren Township, LaGrange County, Indiana.

History

Scott, originally called Van Buren, was platted in 1833. A post office called Scott opened in 1837, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905.

Geography

Scott is located at 41°44′30″N 85°33′22″W / 41.74167°N 85.55611°W / 41.74167; -85.55611 on the Pigeon River near the Indiana Toll Road, just about a mile south of the state border with Michigan.


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