Linnburg

County: Webster
Class: Class A3 Ghost Town
Founded: 1895
Post Office: 1894-1914
Founded By: Unknown but was a coal company
Named For: Unknown
Location: Section 16, Hardin Township
Incorporated: N/A
Other Associated Names: Hardscrabble
Population: N/A

Lena

County: Webster
Class: Class D2 Ghost Town
Founded: 1891
Post Office: 1891-1914
Founded By: J.H. Strand
Named For: Unknown
Location: Section 36, Gowrie Township
Incorporated: N/A
Other Associated Names: None
Population: N/A

Lehigh

County: Webster
Class: Incorporated
Founded: 1858
Post Office: 1877-Present
Founded By: Oliver Tyson
Named For: Lehigh, Pennsylvania
Location: Section 12 & 13, Sumner Township
Incorporated: 1883
Other Associated Names: Alisburg, Tyson’s Mills, Vesper, Slabtown
Population: 416

Lanyon

County: Webster
Class: Unincorporated
Founded: 1866
Post Office: 1899-1974
Founded By: Swedish Settlers from Knox County, IL
Named For: A railroad conducter with the last name Lanyon
Location: Section 35, Lost Grove Township
Incorporated: N/A
Other Associated Names: None
Population: N/A

Lackawanna

County: Webster
Class: Class G3 Ghost Town
Founded: 1876
Post Office: None
Founded By: Webster City & Crooked Creek Railroad
Named For: Unspecified. Since LeHigh is across the river, it is likely named for Lackawanna, PA
Location: Section 12, Burnside Township
Incorporated: N/A
Other Associated Names: None
Population: N/A

Kalo

County: Webster
Class: Unincorporated
Founded: 1870
Post Office: 1882-1922
Founded By: Kalo Coal Mine Co.
Named For: Greek word meaning “beautiful”
Location: Section 17, Otho Township
Incorporated:
Other Associated Names: Kalo Junction, Craig’s Hollow
Population: N/A

Judd

County: Webster
Class: Class B4 Ghost Town
Founded: 1877
Post Office: 1877-1928
Founded By: C. W. Willson
Named For: Norman P. Judd of the Ilinois Central Railroad
Location: Section 6, Washington Township
Incorporated: N/A
Other Associated Names: Haskalia
Population: N/A

Jackson Center

County: Webster
Class: Class C5 Ghost Town
Founded: 1879
Post Office: 1879-1889
Founded By: Unknown
Named For: Jackson Township (President Andrew Jackson)
Location: Section 27, Jackson Township
Incorporated: N/A
Other Associated Names: None
Population: N/A

Industry

County: Webster
Class: Class A2 Ghost Town
Founded: 1896
Post Office: 1896-1901
Founded By: Patrick O’Connor
Named For: Named for the railroad industry
Location: Section 1, Cooper Township
Incorporated: N/A
Other Associated Names: None
Population: N/A

Harcourt

County: Webster
Class: Incorporated
Founded: 1881
Post Office: 1882-Present
Founded By: Western Town Lot Company
Named For: William V. Harcourt, British Statesman
Location: Section 13, Lost Grove Township
Incorporated: 1896
Other Associated Names: None
Population: 303