Blackburn, Arkansas

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Blackburn, Arkansas
Entrance to Blackburn on Highway 74
Entrance to Blackburn on Highway 74
Blackburn, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Blackburn, Arkansas
Blackburn, Arkansas
Blackburn's position in Arkansas.
Coordinates: 35°48′59″N 94°13′11″W / 35.81639°N 94.21972°W / 35.81639; -94.21972Coordinates: 35°48′59″N 94°13′11″W / 35.81639°N 94.21972°W / 35.81639; -94.21972
CountryUnited States
StateArkansas
CountyWashington
TownshipLee's Creek
Elevation1,890 ft (576 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)479
GNIS feature ID70703
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Blackburn, Arkansas

Blackburn is an unincorporated community in Lee's Creek Township, Washington County, Arkansas, United States.[1] It is located on Arkansas Highway 74, northeast of Devil's Den State Park.[2]

A post office called Blackburn was established in 1880, and remained in operation until 1952.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Feature Detail Report for: Blackburn, Arkansas." USGS. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Blackburn, Arkansas Retrieved April 26, 2011.
  2. ^ Arkansas Atlas and Gazetteer (Map) (Second ed.). DeLorme. 2002. p. 30. ISBN 0-89933-345-1.
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  4. ^ History of Benton, Washington, Carroll, Madison, Crawford, Franklin, and Sebastian Counties, Arkansas. Higginson Book Company. 1889. p. 318.