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Parke County, which is located about 50 miles west of Indianapolis, has an area of 447 square miles. It is bounded on the north by Fountain County, on the northeast by Montgomery County, on the east by Putnam County, on the south by Clay and Vigo Counties, and on the west by Vermillion County. This publication provides a summary of the glacial and bedrock geology of Parke County, Indiana, including information on landforms, bedrock geology and mineral resources.

Wayne, W., Wier, C., 1953, An introduction to the geology of Parke County, Indiana: Indiana Geological Survey Circular 2, 35 p. doi: 10.5967/b1fj-vg56

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