Warrenton, Gibson County, Indiana facts for kids

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Warrenton,
Gibson County, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Gibson
Township Johnson
Elevation 482 ft (147 m)
ZIP code 47639
FIPS code 18-80252
GNIS feature ID 445485

Warrenton is an unincorporated community in Johnson Township, Gibson County, Indiana. Warrenton is home to The Log Inn, the oldest restaurant in Indiana.

History

Warrenton was platted in 1840. It was named in honor of Joseph Warren, a patriot in the American Revolutionary War. A post office was established at Warrenton in 1841, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1856.

Geography

Warrenton is located at 38°10′23″N 87°31′58″W / 38.17306°N 87.53278°W / 38.17306; -87.53278.


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