(.6 mile south)First settled in 1818, Hindostan became county seat of Martin County, boasting a population of approximately 1,200. A "Great Sickness" struck in 1828 bringing death to the inhabitants. The town was never occupied again.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series|
|Placed By||Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 512978 N 4276002|
|Decimal Degrees||38.63246667, -86.85088333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 37.948', W 86° 51.053'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 37' 56.88" N, 86° 51' 3.18" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Co Rd 55, Shoals IN 47581, US|
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