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Wanborough, Illinois
Former settlement
Country United States
State Illinois
County Edwards
Elevation 489 ft (149 m)
GNIS feature ID 1808177

Wanborough is a former settlement in Edwards County, Illinois, United States. Wanborough was 2 miles (3.2 km) west of Albion.

History

The community was named after a Wanborough in England. In the spring of 1826 Wanborough was the location of a short-lived socialist colony established upon the model of Robert Owen.

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