Wyandot, Indiana facts for kids

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Wyandot
Ghost town
Tippecanoe County's location in Indiana
Tippecanoe County's location in Indiana
Country United States
State Indiana
County Tippecanoe
Township Sheffield
Elevation 659 ft (201 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47905
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 446346

Wyandot (sometimes shown as Wyandotte) was a small town, now extinct, in Sheffield Township, Tippecanoe County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Wyandot in 1849, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1872.

Geography

Wyandot is located at 40°20′43″N 86°44′58″W / 40.34528°N 86.74944°W / 40.34528; -86.74944 with an elevation of 659 feet.

A few buildings in the community still exist, and it is still cited by the USGS.


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