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Whitcomb, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Franklin
Township Brookville
Elevation 997 ft (304 m)
ZIP code 47012
FIPS code 18-83726
GNIS feature ID 445916

Whitcomb is an unincorporated community in Brookville Township, Franklin County, Indiana.

History

Whitcomb was originally called Union, and under the latter name was platted in 1816 by Ebenezer Howe. A post office was established at Whitcomb in 1846, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1906.

Geography

Whitcomb is located at 39°26′54″N 84°56′13″W / 39.44833°N 84.93694°W / 39.44833; -84.93694.


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