Place:Fountain City, Wayne, Indiana, United States

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NameFountain City
Alt namesNew Gardensource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS18005450
Newportsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS18005450
TypeTown
Coordinates39.954°N 84.92°W
Located inWayne, Indiana, United States
Also located inNew Garden, Wayne, Indiana, United States    
Contained Places
Cemetery
Brittain-Reynolds Cemetery ( - 1860 )
Fountain City Cemetery
Hopewell Cemetery ( 1823 - )

Fountain City, formerly Newport, is a town in New Garden Township in Wayne County, Indiana, United States.

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Fountain City, formerly Newport, is a town in Wayne County, Indiana, United States. The population was 796 at the 2010 census. It was formerly known as Newport. Quaker abolitionist and Underground Railroad leader Levi Coffin lived there from 1826 to 1847.

Historic site

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The Levi Coffin House, home of Quaker abolitionist Levi Coffin and his wife Catherine, was an important stop on the Underground Railroad. Coffin was sometimes known as the "president" of the Underground Railroad. It is now operated as an Indiana State Historic Site.

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