Black Wolf

Name:

Black Wolf

County:

Ellsworth

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Latitude / Longitude:

38°45′30″N 98°21′43″W / 38.75833°N 98.36194°W / 38.75833

Elevation:

1,565 ft (477 m)

Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Black Wolf is an unincorporated community in Ellsworth County, Kansas, United States. It is located approximately 6 miles (9.7 km) west of Ellsworth.

Remains:

A post office was opened in Black Wolf in 1879, closed temporarily in 1908, reopened a few months later and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1953. According to tradition, “Black Wolf” was the name of a local Indian. Black Wolf was a station on the Union Pacific Railroad.

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