Collins

Name:

Collins

County:

Whitley

Zip Code:

46725

Latitude / Longitude:

41°11′51″N 85°23′12″W / 41.19750°N 85.38667°W / 41.19750 -85.38667

Elevation:

863 ft (263 m)

Time Zone:

Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)

Comments:

Collins is an unincorporated community in Smith Township, Whitley County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

Remains:

Collins was platted in 1872, and was named after James Collins, a railroad official.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

It is commonly referred to as a ‘ghost town’, however this is untrue; Collins just has a very low population and contains an abandoned school.

Remarks:

A post office was established at Collins in 1872, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1913.

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