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Tangier
Parke County's location in Indiana
Parke County's location in Indiana
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Parke County
Township Liberty Township
Elevation
192 m (630 ft)
ZIP code
47952
GNIS feature ID 444565

Tangier (also called Long Siding or Woodys Corner) is an unincorporated community in Liberty Township, Parke County, Indiana, United States.

History

Tangier was platted in 1886. The community was named after Tangier, in Morocco. A post office was established at Tangier in 1886, and remained in operation until 1994.

Geography

Tangier is located at 39°55′09″N 87°19′05″W / 39.91917°N 87.31806°W / 39.91917; -87.31806 at an elevation of 630 feet.

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