Odon, Formerly Clarksburg Historical

Odon, Formerly Clarksburg Historical (HM1V8F)

Location: Odon, IN 47562 Daviess County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 50.689', W 86° 59.006'

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Platted in 1846 by John Hastings; town named Clarksburg reportedly after George Rogers Clark; post office name was Clark's Prairie, 1858-1881. Both names changed to Odon, 1881; Odon incorporated, 1885. By tradition, name Odon coined by combining names of two prominent citizens.
HM NumberHM1V8F
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
Year Placed1991
Placed ByDaviess County Visitor Bureau
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 501437 N 4299556
Decimal Degrees38.84481667, -86.98343333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 50.689', W 86° 59.006'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 50' 41.34" N, 86° 59' 0.36" W
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Area Code(s)812
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 501 E Elnora St, Odon IN 47562, US
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