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Schley
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Indiana
County Spencer
Township Huff
Elevation 420 ft (130 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 47531
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 443076

Schley is an unincorporated community in Huff Township, Spencer County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.

History

A post office was established at Schley in 1899, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905. The community most likely was named after Winfield Scott Schley (1839–1911), an officer in the Spanish–American War.

Geography

Schley is located at 38°02′44″N 86°52′19″W / 38.04556°N 86.87194°W / 38.04556; -86.87194.

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