Dabney, Indiana

Dabney, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Dabney, Indiana
Dabney, Indiana
Coordinates: 39°05′24″N 85°20′49″W / 39.09000°N 85.34694°W / 39.09000; -85.34694Coordinates: 39°05′24″N 85°20′49″W / 39.09000°N 85.34694°W / 39.09000; -85.34694
Country United States
State Indiana
County Ripley
Elevation 958 ft (292 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
  Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 433280[1]

Dabney is an unincorporated community in Ripley County, Indiana, United States. Dabney is located along a railroad line 2.5 miles (4.0 km) northeast of Holton.


Dabney was originally called Poston, and under the latter name was laid out in 1855.[2]


  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Dabney, Indiana
  2. Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 108. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. The village was laid out on May 16, 1855, and named Poston...

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