Place:Cannelton, Perry, Indiana, United States

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NameCannelton
Alt namesCannelsburgsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS18002433
Cannelton Heightssource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS18002433
TypeCity
Coordinates37.91°N 86.74°W
Located inPerry, Indiana, United States
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Cannelton is a city in Troy Township, Perry County, Indiana, United States, along the Ohio River. The population was 1,563 at the 2010 census. Cannelton, which is the smallest incorporated city in the state, was formerly the county seat of Perry County until the seat was relocated to Tell City. The name Cannelton was adopted in 1844 is derived from the cannel coal that was once mined in the area.

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